ForceLoadAtTop provides an opt-out for Scroll To Text (and other load-on-scroll behaviors as they are also affected by the issues raised in for privacy sensitive sites, as discussed in The ForceLoadAtTop feature allows sites to indicate that they should always be loaded at the top of the page, blocking any scroll-on-load behaviors including text fragments, element fragments, and



Editor's draft

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 86
  • Chrome for Android release 86
  • Android WebView release 86

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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Intent to Prototype url

Intent to Prototype thread

Last updated on 2020-11-09