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Disable dragging scroll of grid contents but keep scroll bars enabled

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117230 Sep 11,2014 10:36 AM Sep 15,2014 05:07 AM JavaScript 3
Tags: ejGrid
Asked On September 11, 2014 10:36 AM

Is there a way to disable the scrolling of the grid when a user clicks and drags their mouse of the contents of the grid? I want to be able to support copying and pasting of the contents and only use vertical and horizontal scroll bars on the grid to scroll the contents... is this possible?

Balaji Marimuthu [Syncfusion]
Replied On September 12, 2014 07:47 AM

Hi Neil,


Thanks for using Syncfusion Products.


We have created a sample to disable the scrolling of the grid contents while copy text using the mouse can be disable at load event using “enableTouchScroll” API. Please find the below code snippet.




    function onLoad(args) {


        this.model.scrollSettings.enableTouchScroll = false








Please refer the sample here: http://www.syncfusion.com/downloads/support/directtrac/129579/scrolling-1067812941.zip


Please let us know if you have any queries.



Balaji Marimuthu

Replied On September 12, 2014 08:17 AM

Thanks that worked in disabling the touch scroll.

However I changed it slightly and used it in this way.

    scrollSettings: { enableTouchScroll: false },

Alan Sangeeth S [Syncfusion]
Replied On September 15, 2014 05:07 AM

Hi Neil,


Thanks for the update.


We are happy to hear that your requirement has been achieved.


Please let us know if you need any further assistance. We will be happy to help you out.


Alan Sangeeth S


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