Disable WebView touch events in Android

mWebView.setOnTouchListener(new View.OnTouchListener() {
    public boolean onTouch(View v, MotionEvent event) {
        return true;

Disables all touch events on a WebView because the touch listener is executed before the default touch behavior of the WebView. By returning true the event is consumed and isn’t propagated to the WebView.

Using android:clickable="false" does not disable touch events.

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