Introduction to Scroll View Programming Guide for Cocoa

A scroll view displays a portion of the contents of a view that’s too large to be displayed in a window and allows the user to move the document view within the scroll view. This document describes the NSScrollView class and its use.

Who Should Read This Document

You should read this document if your application needs to display content that is too large to fit in a single view. View Programming Guide should be considered a prerequisite to this document, as is Cocoa Event Handling Guide.

Organization of This Document

Scroll View Programming Guide for Cocoa consists of the following articles:

See Also

There are other technologies, not fully covered in this document, that are fundamental to using scroll views in your application. Refer to these documents for more details: