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Stu:-
james, just look at the source code. The style is #scroll {unicode-bidi:bidi-override; direction:rtl; display:block; width:300px; height:100px; overflow:auto; padding:10px; border:1px solid #ba8; margin:0 auto;}
and the html is
<div id="scroll">
<div dir="ltr">
<p>This is a piece of text placed in a div that has a scroll bar on the LEFT</p>
<p>The text, however, ends up as being right justified so it will need another div to reset the direction.<br />
You can size the box anyhow you like but unfortunately not all browsers support this.</p>
<p>Might be useful for something though :)</p>
</div>
</div>
(03.09.2006, 23:50)

james:-
ive well just fell in love with you, thanks.xxx
(04.09.2006, 00:41)

CurlyPaul:-
Thank you very much, all good stuff.

Just thought that I would add that it works in ie7 and Firefox :)
(13.06.2007, 12:07)

Anonym:-
Safari 3.0, scroll bar still on right. Looks like Safari no likey.
(30.10.2007, 19:49)

Joe:-
This doesn't seem to be working in Firefox 3 Beta 1, just thought I'd let you know.
(23.11.2007, 05:57)

Pascal:-
But it works fine in Firefox 2 :)
(13.04.2008, 14:17)

analpaper:-
under Firefox 3 is rendered at right side, any chance to fit it under FF3?
(18.07.2008, 02:24)

Jack:-
Stu

In Firefox 3 the scroll bar is rendered on the right hand side of the div. No amount of tweaking from myself has come up with a solution - any thoughts?

Thanks in anticipation
Jack
(10.08.2008, 11:15)

Mandy:-
I'm in Opera 9.6 and the scrollbar appears on the left for me. :)
(12.10.2008, 20:55)

Rafael:-
FF 3.6.6 - it's still on the right. However, as no-one's commented saying they've found a use for this "technique", I doubt it's critical that it's fixed!
(06.06.2010, 20:20)

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