Look at this tiny scroll bar (circled in red):


I think I could use the elisp function set-window-scroll-bars, but I don't know how to specify the minibuffer.


1 Answer 1


fledermaus solved the puzzle:

Add this to init.el:

(set-window-scroll-bars (minibuffer-window) nil nil)
  • If that doesn't work for you, consider maybe 0 'none for the last two arguments?
    – daveloyall
    Commented Mar 15, 2018 at 20:04
  • Works on GNU/Linux (Fedora with Gnome), too. Commented Jun 13, 2019 at 8:34

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