One Page Scroll Effect In Vanilla JavaScript


docSlider.js is a JavaScript plugin that works without jQuery.
Change the web sections to a one-page scroll.



Install it from npm or download the file.

npm Install

npm install docslider

File Download


Step1 - Include the CSS and JavaScript files

Add a CSS to the <head> tag.

<link rel="stylesheet" href="docSlider.css">

Add a JavaScript to just before the </body> tag.

<script src="docSlider.min.js"></script>

Step2 - HTML markup

<div class="docSlider">

Step3 - Initialize docSlider



Option Type Default Description
speed int 600 Page change speed.(ms)
easing string “ease” Page change easing animation.
It corresponds to the CSS property "transition-timing-function".
pager boolean true Show pager button.
horizontal boolean false Horizontal scroll mode.
startSpeed int null Page change speed when jumping from an external page using a hashtag. (ms)
If not set, it will be set to the same value as "speed".
complete function Callback function. See below for details.
beforeChange function Callback function. See below for details.
afterChange function Callback function. See below for details.
setInitCss function CSS setting function. See below for details.
setChangeCss function CSS setting function. See below for details.


// change the speed
    speed : 500

// change the speed and easing
    speed : 500,
    easing : 'ease-in-out'

Callback functions

function Params Description
complete options, elements Triggered after the docSlider.js has been initialized.
beforeChange index, page, toIndex, toPage, type Triggered before the page changes.
afterChange index, page, fromIndex, fromPage, type Triggered after the page changes.


options   : options object value.
elements  : docSlider's elements object. {wrapper, pages, pager, buttons}
index     : current page index value.
page      : current page element.
toIndex   : destination page index value.
toPage    : destination page element.
fromIndex : source page index value.
fromPage  : source page element.
type      : page change type. 
            "scroll" / "pager" / "anchor" / "key" / "focus" / "jumpPage" / "nextPage" / "prevPage"


    beforeChange : function(index){
        console.log('current index is ' + index);

CSS setting functions

If you want to change the initial placement of the page or the CSS settings for page changes, please use it.

function Params Description
setInitCss index, horizontal Invoked to initialize each page.
Function to set the initial position CSS of the page.
setChangeCss index, currentIndex, speed, easing, horizontal Invoked to change each page.
Function to set the ‘transition’ of each page.


index        : page element's index value.
currentIndex : current page element's index value.
horizontal   : horizontal mode boolean value.
speed        : option's speed values
easing       : option's easing values


By default settings, the “top” or “left” property is used to place each page.

 function(index, horizontal){

    const point = horizontal ? 'left' : 'top';
    const style = {};

    style[point] = index * 100 + '%';

    return style;



By default settings, the “transition” property is used to make moves on each page.

function (index, currentIndex, speed, easing, horizontal) {

    const xy = horizontal ? 'X' : 'Y';
    const style = {};

    style.transitionProperty = 'transform';
    style.transitionDuration = speed + 'ms';
    style.transitionTimingFunction = easing;
    style.transform = 'translate' + xy + '(-' + currentIndex * 100 + '%)';

    return style;



Method Arguments Description
init options Initialize docSlider.js.
jumpPage to, speed, easing Jump to any page.
nextPage speed, easing Jump to next page.
prevPage speed, easing Jump to previous page.
getOptions - Gets an options object value.
getElements - Gets docSlider.js’s Elements object value.
getCurrentIndex - Gets an current page index value.
getCurrentPage - Gets an current page element.
enable toggle Enable / disable all docSlider.js’s operations.

jumpPage method Example

docSlider.jumpPage(2);  // Jumps to the page with index number 2 (page 3).

jumpPage method example (using a hashtag)

docSlider.jumpPage('foo');  // Jumps to the page with id name 'foo' (page 2).

If you want to use hashtag jump, you need to set the ID name if necessary.

<div class="docSlider">
  <section id="hoge">...</section>
  <section id="foo">...</section>
  <section id="bar">...</section>

Other features

1. Jump from external site to any page

<a href="index.html#foo">jump to #foo page</a>

Just link like you would a normal anchor link.
If you want to use hashtag jump, you need to set the ID name if necessary.

2. Supports scroll elements

You can avoid mouse wheel event conflicts by simply adding the class name "docSlider-scroll" to the scrolling element.

<div class="docSlider-scroll">

3. Supports key-press

Key Description
[ Space ] / [ PageDown ] / [ ArrowDown ] Scroll down / jump to next page.
[ Shift ] + [ Space ] / [ PageUp ] / [ ArrowUp ] Scroll up / jump to previous page.
[ End ] Jump to last page.
[ Home ] Jump to first page.
[ Tab ] Jump to next page.
[ Shift ] + [ Tab ] Jump to previous page.
[ ArrowRight ] Jump to next page. (horizontal mode only)
[ ArrowLeft ] Jump to previous page. (horizontal mode only)

Browser support

docSlider.js works on modern browser as Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge, IE11.


The latest version is 2.0.4

Download Details:

Author: prjct-samwest

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One Page Scroll Effect In Vanilla JavaScript
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