Best jQuery Scrollbar Plugins & Tutorials with Demo

RollBar – jQuery ScrollBar Plugin

RollBar - jQuery ScrollBar Plugin

RollBar plugin was created with idea to replace standard browser scrollbars and make them customizable to fit perfectly in almost any site design. This plugin can be used not only as replacement of native browser scrollbars, but even to create slideshows with external controls. Among other features RollBar can auto adjust to window size, recognize touch events on Android and iOS devices and respond to custom jquery events to scroll content.

FueledWeb Pro Thumbnail Scroller with jQuery

FueledWeb Pro Thumbnail Scroller with jQuery

FueledWeb Pro Thumbnail Scroller is an advanced multipurpose jQuery plugin, html5 thumbnail scroller and image gallery.It is beautifully designed with 3D like effect and well developed with varieties of customization options, the plugin is perfectly used for product showcase, media gallery or item slider.

Features :

  • Google font
  • AdvancedLightbox
  • Responsive Design
  • Over 50 plugin options and 25 theme variables
  • Custom look and feel of Scrollbar
  • Option to auto start from center item
  • Option to auto start slideshow with play and pause button
  • 5 Custom Event Handlers:
    • onSwitchItem
    • onSwitchCategory
    • onShowLightbox
    • onHideLightbox
    • onSwitchLightboxItem
  • Custom theming with 3 built in themes

jQuery Scrollbar Paper

jQuery Scrollbar Paper

Scrollbar Paper does not replace browser’s default scrollbar.Instead, it covers it with a custom scrollbar, like paper on a wall: that is why it is called Scrollbar Paper.
The benefit of this approach is that the way browser’s default scrollbar behaves is not modified: mouse wheel support, text selection and scrolling performance are the same as usual.

LionBars : jQuery OSX style scrollbars

LionBars : jQuery OSX style scrollbars

Lionbars is a free jQuery OSX style scrollbars.It is Lightweight, cross-browser, cross-platform.

nanoScroller a Lion-styled jQuery scrollbars

nanoScroller a Lion-styled jQuery scrollbars

nanoScroller.js is a jQuery plugin that offers a simplistic way of implementing Lion-styled scrollbars for your website. It uses minimal HTML markup being .nano > .content. The other scrollbar div elements .pane > .slider are added during run time to prevent clutter in templating. The latest version utilizes native scrolling and works with the iPad, iPhone, and some Android Tablets.

jQuery custom content scroller

jQuery custom content scroller

Custom scrollbar plugin utilizing jquery UI that’s fully customizable with CSS. It features vertical/horizontal scrolling, mouse-wheel support (via Brandon Aaron jquery mouse-wheel plugin), scroll easing and adjustable scrollbar height/width.

Scrollbar Visibility with jScrollPane

jQuery Scrollbar Visibility with jScrollPane

Sometimes it can be very useful to hide the scrollbar of elements in a website and only show it when the user really needs it. The real-time activity feed in Facebook is an example for such a behavior. Today we want to show you how to use jScrollPane and extend it with the functionality to hide the scrollbar and show it on hover.

jQuery Scrollbars

jQuery Scrollbar

These scrollbars are fully theme able allowing their behavior to be determined as well as their look. This script uses the ‘jquery.corner’ plugin for the lovely cross-browser rounded corners and ‘jquery.drag’ for more reliable drag event registering.

jScrollPane – custom cross-browser scrollbars

jquery custom cross-browser scrollbars

jScrollPane is a jQuery plugin which provides you with custom scrollbars which work consistently across all modern browsers. You can style the scrollbars using simple CSS and they degrade gracefully where JavaScript is disabled.jScrollPane is designed to be flexible but very easy to use.