Nginx as reverse Proxy, remove X-Frame-Options header

Jonathan Matthews contact at
Thu Jan 9 10:21:43 UTC 2014

On 9 January 2014 10:03, basti <black.fledermaus at> wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a closed-source Webapp that run on an IIS-Webserver and send a
> "X-Frame-Options: SAMEORIGIN" header.
> I also have to implement this Webapp in my own, Frame based Application.
> So I try to use nginx as a reverse Proxy, but the X-Frame-Options Header
> is still send.
> How can I remove his header?
> I have try "proxy_hide_header X-Frame-Options;" without success.

You'll find the answer in the documentation:


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