scrollLeft for text input elements is always 0

Won’t fix Issue #1032362


Nov 4, 2014
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Reported by 3 people

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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:


Open this jsfiddle:

Enter more text in the input than fits. On IE11 the scrollLeft property never changes from 0.

Expected Results:


Other browsers (including IE10) report a different scrollLeft as text fills up the input and causes scrolling.

Actual Results:


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Tony S.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Rossen A.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Rossen A.” to “Christian F.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Christian F.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Won’t fix”

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

      Changed Assigned To to “Matt R.”

      Changed Status from “Won’t fix” to “Confirmed”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To to “Bogdan B.”

      Changed Status to “Won’t fix”

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