How we built it

API to disable scroll restoration on history navigation

The API allows web applications to explicitly disable user agents default scroll restoration behavior on history navigation through `history.scrollRestoration = 'manual'`.



Public discussion

Status in Chromium

Enabled by default (launch bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 46
  • Opera release 33
  • Opera for Android release 33

Consensus & Standardization

  • Public support
  • No public signals
  • No public signals
  • Positive


Last updated on 2015-09-02