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question regarding prevent default

simon tiberius

Joined: Oct 30, 2012
Posts: 29

but when moving the scrollbar, the page still moves. how to stop the default behavior? thanks
Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385
You can not cancel the scrolling of the page.

You can force the window to be at a certain location, by setting scrollTop inside of that function, but it will be jittery.

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