How do I trigger a mobile phone keyboard?

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Post » Mon Jan 19, 2015 1:01 pm

Hello,

I have an mobile app. I want to make use of the mobile phone keyboard. I tried to achieve it with the "text box" element but it doesnt work. I didnt find threads on this topic in the forum.

There manual doesnt state how to do it, neither... :-(

Has anybody an idea how to use the mobile phone keyoard? I hope s.b. has!

Thanks in advance!
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Post » Sun Apr 05, 2015 2:21 pm

I dont think its possible unfurtunatly..

You could make your own, but thats pretty boring, and it wont work as good :P
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Post » Sun Apr 12, 2015 9:10 am

Thanks. HOpefully Construct 3 will have that feature.
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Post » Sun Apr 12, 2015 6:15 pm

You can easily roll your own. It'll probably mean having to deal with the text functions like mid() etc. for a more automatic setup.
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Post » Sun Apr 12, 2015 6:31 pm

I guess it's not universal then - I'm running android 5.1 and the text box brings up the system keyboard when I tap it (running the layout in chrome for android).
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