My scroll bars have disappeared or only show occasionally. How do I get them to display all the time?

Mac OS X defaults to displaying scroll bars only when needed based on track pad or mouse activity. If you prefer that scroll bars are always displayed, select System Preferences under the gray apple. 

Select the General Preference Pane. 

Click on the radio button next to Always in the Show Scroll Bars: section   

Article ID: 586
Created On: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 at 11:50 AM
Last Updated On: Tue, Apr 9, 2019 at 8:13 AM
Authored by: Maija Stein

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