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SwiftUI UIScrollView content can be scrolled out of frame

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I implemented a UIScrollView from UIKit in SwiftUI (without storyboard) because there is nothing similar in SwiftUI. It works quite well so far, but the ScrollView is not limited by the size of the content, but you can still scroll over the edge of the content. The stronger the zoom factor, the stronger this effect becomes apparent.

UIScrollView Wrapper in SwiftUI:

struct ZoomableScrollView<Content: View>: UIViewRepresentable {

    @Binding var didZoom: Bool

    private var content: Content

    init(didZoom: Binding<Bool>, @ViewBuilder content: () -> Content) {
        _didZoom = didZoom
        self.content = content()

    func makeUIView(context: Context) -> UIScrollView {

        let scrollView = UIScrollView()
        scrollView.delegate = context.coordinator 
        scrollView.maximumZoomScale = 20
        scrollView.minimumZoomScale = 1
        scrollView.bouncesZoom = true

        let hostedView = context.coordinator.hostingController.view!
        hostedView.translatesAutoresizingMaskIntoConstraints = true
        hostedView.autoresizingMask = [.flexibleWidth, .flexibleHeight]
        hostedView.frame = scrollView.bounds
        hostedView.backgroundColor = .black

        return scrollView

    func makeCoordinator() -> Coordinator {
        return Coordinator(hostingController: UIHostingController(rootView: self.content), didZoom: $didZoom)

    func updateUIView(_ uiView: UIScrollView, context: Context) {
        context.coordinator.hostingController.rootView = self.content
        assert(context.coordinator.hostingController.view.superview == uiView)

    class Coordinator: NSObject, UIScrollViewDelegate {

        var hostingController: UIHostingController<Content>
        @Binding var didZoom: Bool

        init(hostingController: UIHostingController<Content>, didZoom: Binding<Bool>) {
            self.hostingController = hostingController
            _didZoom = didZoom

        func viewForZooming(in scrollView: UIScrollView) -> UIView? {
            return hostingController.view

        func scrollViewDidEndZooming(_ scrollView: UIScrollView, with view: UIView?, atScale scale: CGFloat) {
            didZoom = !(scrollView.zoomScale == scrollView.minimumZoomScale)

SwiftUI ContentView:

struct ContentView: View {
   var body: some View {
      ZoomableScrollView {
            .frame(width: 420, height: 600)

GIF that visualizes the problem.


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