When building an iOS project with Cordova the setting that allows web views to bounce will be turned on by default, resulting in an effect while scrolling that can look ugly, like so:
Since Cordova versions 1.5+ the
cordova.plist file has been replaced with the
config.xml that you find in the root directory of your Cordova project. This is where you set the configuration property to inform iOS to disable web view bouncing.
Instead of editing a plist file in XCode, instead we will add the configuration to the
/your-project/config.xml file. Open this file with a text editor and add the line to the end of the
<widget> block, before the final
<preference name="DisallowOverscroll" value="true" />
Now rebuild the iOS application from the terminal.
cordova build ios
When you next run the application in XCode on a simulator or device, the bouncing problem will be solved.