Bug 58737 - The EditText has not get focus inside the viewCell
Summary: The EditText has not get focus inside the viewCell
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2017-08-13 02:58 UTC by Paul Anderson
Modified: 2017-09-20 03:23 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Tags: edittext, upstream, ac
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:


Attachments
Sample (115.79 KB, application/zip)
2017-08-13 02:58 UTC, Paul Anderson
Details
CustomRendererSample (116.40 KB, application/zip)
2017-08-16 04:00 UTC, Paul Anderson
Details


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Description Paul Anderson 2017-08-13 02:58:24 UTC
Created attachment 24155 [details]
Sample

We have used the EditText with the children of LinearLayout in Native Android. We have mapped this layout in forms and used inside the ViewCell. 

If we focus the EditText it’s not get the focus. 

I have prepared a simple sample to reproduce this issue.
Comment 1 Paul DiPietro [MSFT] 2017-08-13 16:24:58 UTC
I'll set this to confirmed for now but I believe this may be an Android (Google) issue; based on the debug output of "TextView does not support text selection. Selection cancelled." it looks like other individuals have run into this problem both within the context of Forms as well as outside of it.

Just for reference:

https://forums.xamarin.com/discussion/100000/editor-with-textproperty-does-not-support-text-selection
https://stackoverflow.com/questions/37566303/edittext-giving-error-textview-does-not-support-text-selection-selection-canc (referred to by the above)

This is not the exact same scenario here but I wouldn't be surprised if it was related. We can keep track of this in the meantime.
Comment 2 Paul Anderson 2017-08-16 03:59:35 UTC
I have tried the above links, but this issue has not resolved. I have added the CustomRenderer file and used the OnAttachedWindow override method to set the NativeEditText enabled method. I have prepared a simple sample for this scenario.
Comment 3 Paul Anderson 2017-08-16 04:00:28 UTC
Created attachment 24213 [details]
CustomRendererSample
Comment 4 Paul Anderson 2017-09-20 03:23:55 UTC
Can you please check our sample and update us with workaround solutions. We will wait for your response.