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Cannot get document.body height


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Site URL: https://walrus-bellflower-k256.squarespace.com/

I've tried a number of ways. It seems the page loads fully on the initial render, as the scrollbar indicates, but I can only seem to get the height of the element that my JS code is inside of, and not the whole document itself. I'm building a scroll-progress-bar for a client and need to know how much of the document they've scrolled through.

I thought I might be able to get the footer element and measure the distance from there, but that's also undefined.

This was my latest attempt, using all the possible document.height attributes I could find haha, but still nothing:

const body = document.body
const html = document.documentElement
const h = Math.max(
  body.scrollHeight, body.offsetHeight, 
  html.clientHeight, html.scrollHeight, html.offsetHeight
)

still only returns 589, but the document scrolls to 4715

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