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Enables the scrollbars in a FileMaker window.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Window 2.9 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "Window.EnableScrollbars"; 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.


Enables the scrollbars in a FileMaker window.
It is possible that the scrollbar does not redraw until something happens.


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

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

Enables scrollbars on front window:


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

Window.DisableScrollbars - Window.Fade