jQuery slideToggle() Method

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jQuery slideToggle() Method

The jQuery slideToggle() method toggles (display or hide) the matched elements with a slideToggle (slideUp or slideDown) effect.

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery slideToggle() Method</h1> <button>slideToggle() - slideUp/slideDown</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ $("p").slideToggle(); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

Syntax

$(selector).slideToggle(speed, easing, callback);

Parameter Values

ValueTypeExplanation
speed Optional Specifies the speed of the slideToggle - slideUp/slideDown effect.
Default value is 400 milliseconds.
Possible values are
  • "slow"
  • "fast"
  • milliseconds
easing Optional Specifies the easing function to use for the transition.
Default value is "swing"
Possible values are
  • "swing"
  • "linear"
callback Optional Specifies a function to be called once the slideToggle() medthod is completed.

Browser Support

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slideToggle() with Speed

In the following example, we will specify the speed of the slideToggle effect to 2000ms (2 seconds).

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery slideToggle() Method</h1> <button>slideToggle() - slideUp/slideDown</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ $("p").slideToggle(2000); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

slideToggle() with Easing

In the following example, we will specify the easing function for slideToggle() method to linear.

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery slideToggle() Method</h1> <button>slideToggle() - slideUp/slideDown</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ $("p").slideToggle(2000, "linear"); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

slideToggle() with Callback

In the following example, we will call a function (myFunction) once the slideToggle effect is finished.

Example

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<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.5.1/jquery.min.js"></script> </head> <body> <h1>jQuery slideToggle() Method</h1> <button>slideToggle() - slideUp/slideDown</button> <script> $(document).ready(function(){ $("button").click(function(){ $("p").slideToggle(2000, "linear", function(){ alert("slideToggle() method completed"); }); }); }); </script> </body> </html>

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