Bug 58145 - [UWP] Entry text not visible when using dark theme
Summary: [UWP] Entry text not visible when using dark theme
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Windows ()
Version: 2.3.5
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: E.Z. Hart [MSFT]
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2017-07-13 20:35 UTC by Jimmy [MSFT]
Modified: 2017-10-18 23:06 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Tags: ac uwp entry fr
Is this bug a regression?: Yes
Last known good build: 2.3.3.193


Attachments
repro project (117.38 KB, application/x-zip-compressed)
2017-07-13 20:35 UTC, Jimmy [MSFT]
Details


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Description Jimmy [MSFT] 2017-07-13 20:35:10 UTC
Created attachment 23542 [details]
repro project

### Overview 
When using the dark UWP theme, the text entered in an Entry is not visible because the text is black on a black background. This appears to have started in 2.3.4. In 2.3.5-pre6 this happens: https://www.dropbox.com/s/05s9r3xvv85twxh/2.3.5-pre6.gif?dl=0

The issue is somewhat better in the 2.3.6.117-nightly build as you can see the text while it's being entered, but it becomes unreadable once you unfocus the Entry: https://www.dropbox.com/s/wo05iazw8chrc7q/forms_nightly.gif?dl=0 


### Steps to Reproduce
1. Run the attached UWP project
2. Enter text in the Entry control
3. Click outside the Entry in order to unfocus it


### Expected Results
You are able to see the text entered


### Actual Results
The text is not readable
Comment 1 luiz jacinto 2017-07-18 14:37:05 UTC
It also happens on UWP Mobile.
Comment 2 E.Z. Hart [MSFT] 2017-10-16 22:57:09 UTC
Looks like this got fixed somewhere along the way - if I update the repro project to 2.4.0.282, the issue goes away.
Comment 3 E.Z. Hart [MSFT] 2017-10-16 23:01:53 UTC
(In reply to E.Z. Hart [MSFT] from comment #2)
> Looks like this got fixed somewhere along the way - if I update the repro
> project to 2.4.0.282, the issue goes away.

Oh, never mind. It's still gone when the Entry loses focus.
Comment 4 E.Z. Hart [MSFT] 2017-10-17 23:54:11 UTC
PR: https://github.com/xamarin/Xamarin.Forms/pull/1206
Comment 5 Rui Marinho 2017-10-18 23:06:21 UTC
Should be fixed on 2.4.0 service release 2