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 = $(this),
el = this;
// Only focus if input isn’t already
if (!$“: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
// 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


Disabling drag of elements

ondragstart=”return false;” ondrop=”return false;”

Will this make any issue to the scroll bar in the page ?? No…
Reason ?? to be identified…

Window.load Vs document.load

Window loads after document
Window includes HTML code + associated elements like images.

If multiple document.load and window.load is written then the order of the script will be taken into account by the browser.

Auto Scoll for div

advanced:{ autoScrollOnFocus: “input,textarea,select,button,datalist,keygen,a[tabindex],area,object,[contenteditable=’true’], div” } –> div will not be available by default.

External Supporting info:

jQuery custom content scroller

[I am not the owner of any of the mentioned source code ]

Inserting a character into text field

Link : rangyinputs-jquery-src.js  to the html page. (I am not the author.)

Download link : (I don’t own this account.)

To insert, use the following command:

$(“#inputTextBox”).insertText(a, caretPosition , “collapseToEnd”);

a –> to contain the character to be inserted

caretPosition –> position at which the character has to be inserted.

collapseToEnd –> cursor to be placed at the end of inserted text