To set Caret Position at the end of text in textbox or textarea

jQuery.fn.putCursorAtEnd = function() {
return this.each(function() {
// Cache references
var $el = $(this),
el = this;
// Only focus if input isn’t already
if (!$el.is(“:focus”)) {
$el.focus();
}
// If this function exists… (IE 9+)
if (el.setSelectionRange) {
// Double the length because Opera is inconsistent about whether a carriage return is one character or two.
var len = $el.val().length * 2;
// Timeout seems to be required for Blink
setTimeout(function() {
el.setSelectionRange(len, len);
}, 1);
} else {
// As a fallback, replace the contents with itself
// Doesn’t work in Chrome, but Chrome supports setSelectionRange
$el.val($el.val());
}
// Scroll to the bottom, in case we’re in a tall textarea
// (Necessary for Firefox and Chrome)
this.scrollTop = 999999;
});
};

This sets the cursor or caret at the end but doesn’t scroll that caret/cursor into view… to achieve that u shall use text_box.scrollLeft = 999999 which scrolls the view into cursor.
Before setting the scrollLeft, ensure that the focus is set on the input field