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Infinite Scroll Pagination

Unopinionated, extensible and highly customizable package to help you lazily load and display small chunks of items as the user scrolls down the screen – known as infinite scrolling pagination, endless scrolling pagination, auto-pagination, lazy loading pagination, progressive loading pagination, etc.

Designed to feel like part of the Flutter framework.

Example Project

Tutorial

By raywenderlich.com (step-by-step, hands-on, in-depth and illustrated).

Usage

class CharacterListView extends StatefulWidget {
  @override
  _CharacterListViewState createState() => _CharacterListViewState();
}

class _CharacterListViewState extends State<CharacterListView> {
  static const _pageSize = 20;

  final PagingController<int, CharacterSummary> _pagingController =
      PagingController(firstPageKey: 0);

  @override
  void initState() {
    _pagingController.addPageRequestListener((pageKey) {
      _fetchPage(pageKey);
    });
    super.initState();
  }

  Future<void> _fetchPage(int pageKey) async {
    try {
      final newItems = await RemoteApi.getCharacterList(pageKey, _pageSize);
      final isLastPage = newItems.length < _pageSize;
      if (isLastPage) {
        _pagingController.appendLastPage(newItems);
      } else {
        final nextPageKey = pageKey + newItems.length;
        _pagingController.appendPage(newItems, nextPageKey);
      }
    } catch (error) {
      _pagingController.error = error;
    }
  }

  @override
  Widget build(BuildContext context) => 
      // Don't worry about displaying progress or error indicators on screen; the 
      // package takes care of that. If you want to customize them, use the 
      // [PagedChildBuilderDelegate] properties.
      PagedListView<int, CharacterSummary>(
        pagingController: _pagingController,
        builderDelegate: PagedChildBuilderDelegate<CharacterSummary>(
          itemBuilder: (context, item, index) => CharacterListItem(
            character: item,
          ),
        ),
      );

  @override
  void dispose() {
    _pagingController.dispose();
    super.dispose();
  }
}

For more usage examples, please take a look at our cookbook or check out the example project.

Features

API Overview

API Diagram

Libraries

infinite_scroll_pagination