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Increase Width of Scrollbar on a navigation bar for Google Chrome

The scrollbar in the navigation window is too thin in Chrome.

As a user, who has many objects in one folder, it is difficult to scroll down.

The scrollbar width in Internet Explorer 11 is wider than in Chrome.

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  • Oct 19 2020
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Who would benefit from this IDEA? As a Cognos Analytics administrator, I want to be able to set the with of Scrollbar on a navigation bar for Google Chrome.
How should it work?

Increase Width of Scrollbar on a navigation bar for Google Chrome

Idea Priority Medium
Client Name Dataforce
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    Tim Aston commented
    11 Nov 03:27pm

    Thanks for the extra detail. This is not something we are able to reproduce here, so I suspect it may be related to some OS or Chrome settings. It may be the 'overlay-scrollbars' setting in Chrome. Are you able to try resetting your Chrome preferences to the defaults?

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    Guest commented
    11 Nov 10:38am

    The first screenshot is from PowerPlay Studio, the last one is from Cognos Analytics 11.1 R7 (LTS).

  • Admin
    Tim Aston commented
    10 Nov 03:40pm

    Thank you for these details. It looks like you are using one of the legacy UIs, perhaps the old admin console? What version of Cognos are you using? Are the scrollbars working OK in the My Content and Team Content panels from the home page?

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    Guest commented
    10 Nov 10:37am

    Chrome Version is: 86.0.4240.193

  • Admin
    Tim Aston commented
    9 Nov 04:25pm

    Thank you for this submission. Could you please provide some screenshots of the narrow scrollbars in Chrome and the version of Chrome that you are using? That will help us better understand the issue.


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