WinJS.UI.Animation.slideDown function

Slides elements off through the bottom of the screen.


WinJS.UI.Animation.slideDown(outgoing).done( /* Your success and error handlers */ );


  • outgoing
    Type: Object

    Single element or an array of elements that represent the content. If an array of elements, the elements exit in array order.

Return value

Type: Promise**

An object that returns when the animation has finished.


The parameters of this function can be expressed in several ways:

  • As the special value "undefined", which means that the animation has no such target
  • As a single object
  • As a JavaScript array (possibly empty), in which each element of the array can be a single element or a JavaScript array of elements.
  • As a NodeList (for example, the result of querySelectorAll)
  • As an HTMLCollection

Note   For Windows, this member is available starting with the WinJS 3.0 library. The WinJS 3.0 library is available via CDN, package manager, or website download but currently not through the Windows Store as a Windows Store framework package.



Minimum WinJS version

WinJS 1.0



See also