Bug 58031 - Can't select all on password label
Summary: Can't select all on password label
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Windows ()
Version: 2.3.4
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jimmy [MSFT]
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Reported: 2017-07-08 16:28 UTC by Edward Brey
Modified: 2017-07-10 16:39 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Tags: ac uwp entry password
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Edward Brey 2017-07-08 16:28:35 UTC
When you press Ctrl+A to select all on a password label, the all characters are momentarily selected, but then immediately deselected. It looks really glitchy and makes clearing a password inconvenient.

Repro:
1. Create a form with two labels, one with IsPassword="True", and one without.
2. Run the app and enter text into each label.
3. On each label, press Ctrl+A.

Result: Only the non-password label lets you select the text.
Expected: Both labels should let you select the text.

Platform observed on: UWP
Comment 1 Jimmy [MSFT] 2017-07-10 16:39:11 UTC
I was able to observe this behavior in a new project when using Forms 2.3.4.247. However after updating to Forms 2.3.5-pre6 the issue appears to be resolved. 

If you continue experiencing this issue with 2.3.5-pre6 or newer, please re-open this report and attach a reproduction project so we can investigate. Thanks!