Magento : product list AJAX scroll

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Use AJAX to do Magento scrolling!
When applying it to Magento it allows your visitors to keep scrolling trough product listing without clicking, or doing anything else then scrolling. You can download the drop-in extension for Magento here, should work for Magento 1.4, 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7. Or you can check out the demo here It should work for all themes that are not to heavily modified. When no javascript is supported, the traditional Magento toolbar pagination is shown. When javascript is supported, the user just has to scroll to the bottom of the page to see more results.

Magento Ajax Scroll

Magento Ajax Scroll

Instructions for installing this extension in 10 easy do-it-yourself steps.
1. Download the zip (DUH!)
2. Extract it’s contents to the root of your Magento installation. You can use FTP to do that. It’s the directory containing index.php [App] [Skin] [Media] among others
3. Log in to your Magento backend
4. Go to System -> Cache Management, select all options, and in the action dropdown select “Refresh”. Then click Submit.
5. Log out/in to your backend
6. Go to System -> Configuration -> Catalog ->Frontend -> Use jQuery Infinite Ajax Scroll
7. This extension adds a new option here; “Use jQuery Infinite Ajax Scroll”
8. Set “Use jQuery Infinite Ajax Scroll” to “Yes”
9. Click save config.
10. All done!

Ajax scrolling is added to the catalog pages (anchor and non-anchor), search result pages (both advanced and simple) and the tag list page. If you have other extensions adding controllers that contain a product list you can add these using the layout update XML described above.

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