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jQuery to Auto Image Scroller

In this first jQuery tutorial we will develop a program that auto image scroller

jQuery to Auto Image Scroller


In this first jQuery tutorial we will develop a  program that auto image scroller

Steps to develop the program

 Step 1:

Create a new file (simple_carousel.html) and add the following code into

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="" xml:lang="en-us">
<title>jCarousel Examples</title>
<link href="../style.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />

<script type="text/javascript" src="script/jquery-1.2.3.pack.js">

<script type="text/javascript" src="script/jquery.jcarousel.pack.js">

<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="style/jquery.jcarousel.css" />

<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="style/skin.css" />

<script type="text/javascript">
function mycarousel_initCallback(carousel)
// Disable autoscrolling if the user clicks the prev or next button.
carousel.buttonNext.bind('click', function() {

carousel.buttonPrev.bind('click', function() {

// Pause autoscrolling if the user moves with the cursor over the clip.
carousel.clip.hover(function() {
}, function() {

jQuery(document).ready(function() {
auto: 2,
wrap: 'last',
initCallback: mycarousel_initCallback


<div id="wrap">

<ul id="mycarousel" class="jcarousel-skin-tango">
<img src="images/w1.jpg" width="75" height="75" alt="i1" />
<img src="images/w2.jpg" width="75" height="75" alt="i2" />
<img src="images/w3.jpg" width="75" height="75" alt="i3" />
<img src="images/w4.jpg" width="75" height="75" alt="i4" />



Program explanation:

The following code includes the jQuery JavaScript library file:

<script type="text/javascript" src="script/jquery-1.2.3.pack.js"></script>
<script type="text/javascript" src="script/jquery.jcarousel.pack.js"></script>


Function is called 


having attributes

  auto: 2,
  wrap: 'last',
  initCallback: mycarousel_initCallback

 The image scroll in 2 sec and onclick and hover scroll the images is pause.


When you run the program in browser it will look like following screen shot:



Check online demo of the application

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