HTML iframe – disable scroll

Unfortunately I do not believe it’s possible in fully-conforming HTML5 with just HTML and CSS properties. Fortunately however, most browsers do still support the scrolling property (which was removed from the HTML5 specification).

overflow isn’t a solution for HTML5 as the only modern browser which wrongly supports this is Firefox.

A current solution would be to combine the two:

<iframe src="" scrolling="no"></iframe>

iframe {
  overflow: hidden;
}

But this could be rendered obsolete as browsers update. You may want to check this for a JavaScript solution: http://www.christersvensson.com/html-tool/iframe.htm

Edit: I’ve checked and scrolling="no" will work in IE10, Chrome 25 and Opera 12.12.

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