Bug 59550 - Changing Entry Placeholder from Focused handler results in keyboard disappearing on Android
Summary: Changing Entry Placeholder from Focused handler results in keyboard disappear...
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 32600
Alias: None
Product: Forms
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Forms ()
Version: 2.3.4
Hardware: PC Windows
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2017-09-18 10:25 UTC by John Hardman
Modified: 2017-09-18 13:39 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Tags: Android Entry Placeholder Focused
Is this bug a regression?: ---
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RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 32600

Description John Hardman 2017-09-18 10:25:46 UTC
Using the following code on Android using XF 2.3.4.267, when the user taps on the Entry, the soft keyboard disappears.

            Entry entry = new Entry
            {
                Placeholder = "Placeholder for Entry"
            };
            entry.Focused += (object sender, FocusEventArgs e) =>
            {
	            entry.Placeholder = entry.Placeholder + ">";
            };

May be related to https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/show_bug.cgi?id=32600
Comment 1 Paul DiPietro [MSFT] 2017-09-18 13:39:03 UTC
They both run using the same control (FormsEditText) so it would almost certainly be directly related. I will mark this as a duplicate and update the title of the other bug to reflect that both are affected.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 32600 ***