Summary

Returns the scrollbars object, whose visibility can be checked.

Syntax

objRef = window.scrollbars 

Example

The following complete HTML example shows how the visible property of the scrollbars object is used.

<!doctype html>
<html>
<head>
  <title>Various DOM Tests</title>
  <script>
    var visibleScrollbars = window.scrollbars.visible;
  </script>
</head>
<body>
  <p>Various DOM Tests</p>
</body>
</html>

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'Window.scrollbars' in that specification.
Living Standard  
HTML5
The definition of 'Window.scrollbars' in that specification.
Recommendation  

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support Yes ? Yes ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support Yes Yes ? Yes ? ? ?

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