Android Question ShowKeyboard does not work - please help

Discussion in 'Android Questions' started by aedwall, Apr 10, 2019.

  1. aedwall

    aedwall Active Member Licensed User

    I have been trying everything I can think of to make my txtCity EditText control open the soft keyboard automatically. Can someone please help me?

    Code:
    Dim IME1 As IME
      
    Dim txtCity As EditText

      IME1.Initialize(
    "IME")
          
      txtCity.InputType = txtCity.INPUT_TYPE_TEXT
      txtCity.RequestFocus

      IME1.ShowKeyboard(txtCity)
    UPDATE: I inserted this in the manifest ediotr:

    SetActivityAttribute(<activity name>, android:windowSoftInputMode, stateVisible)

    I used Main for "<activity name>"?

    Now, how do I get the keyboard to hide itself?

    Answer: I inserted this command when I was finished - IME1.HideKeyboard

    I hope this helps others.
     
    Last edited: Apr 10, 2019
    Erel likes this.
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