Components All New MacOS Windows Linux iOS
Examples Mac & Win Server Client Guides Statistic FMM Blog Deprecated Old


Disables the scrollbars in a FileMaker window.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Window 2.9 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "Window.DisableScrollbars"; WindowRef )   More


Parameter Description Example
WindowRef Window Reference is the unique OS level window ID. You can obtain this by using the Window.FindByTitle or Window.FindByIndex functions. Pass zero to access the frontmost window. 0


Returns "OK" on success.


Disables the scrollbars in a FileMaker window.
This can stop users from scrolling.
FileMaker may reset this whenever it thinks it needs to reset it. Like with moving to other window or selecting another record.


Looks up window reference for the window named test and disables scrollbars there:

MBS("Window.DisableScrollbars"; MBS("Window.FindByTitle"; "test"))

Disables scrollbars on front window:


See also

Blog Entries

This function checks for a license.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 28th April 2016

Window.Current - Window.EnableScrollbars

💬 Ask a question or report a problem