?
Solved

prevent mouse wheel scroll on iframes and overflow divs

Posted on 2007-11-28
4
Medium Priority
?
945 Views
Last Modified: 2011-04-14
hi,

Is there a way to prevent mouse wheel scroll on iframes and overflow divs?

I find it a nuisance when i am scrolling down a page only to "get stuck" scrolling in a div or iframe when i want to keep scrolling down the page.

The type of solution i am looking for is one i can "program" into the web page i am coding. Solutions using html, css, javascript welcome. And that it will work for visitors visiting my created page.

Also, the page is an Intranet page that only requires Internet Explorer support. So a solution only supporting IE is acceptable.

thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:Valimai
3 Comments
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
gops1 earned 2000 total points
ID: 20370921
You can use scrollbars as used here:
http://www.dyn-web.com/dhtml/scroll/
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Valimai
ID: 20371272
@gops1
that is quite good and i think i can use them in some areas.

I do have another more complex implentation where i would be looking for a more basic solution if one exists before i try that.

Thank you for the suggestion and will certainly split some points for that.
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:Computer101
ID: 20558529
Forced accept.

Computer101
EE Admin
0

Featured Post

Concerto's Cloud Advisory Services

Want to avoid the missteps to gaining all the benefits of the cloud? Learn more about the different assessment options from our Cloud Advisory team.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article discusses four methods for overlaying images in a container on a web page
This article discusses how to create an extensible mechanism for linked drop downs.
In this tutorial viewers will learn how to embed custom externally-hosted Google Fonts using the Google Font API in CSS Go to the Google Fonts website at google.com/fonts: Browse or search based on font properties or name to find a suitable font for…
HTML5 has deprecated a few of the older ways of showing media as well as offering up a new way to create games and animations. Audio, video, and canvas are just a few of the adjustments made between XHTML and HTML5. As we learned in our last micr…
Suggested Courses

862 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question