Product: pdftron android sdk
Product Version: 9.0.1
Please give a brief summary of your issue:
i am performing validation on a pdf. while doing so whenever I click on text field and insert some values and keep it in editable mode and then I try to submit the document .the text field is showing empty…is there any way that i can extract values
in the text field while being in the editable mode …i am attaching one image that will give you clear idea
In the image you will find im trying to insert a text in a text field and it is still in editable mode(keyboard is visible).and then i click submit button to perform validation and extract the values…in which i get the empty value in text field
please help, thank you
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Thanks for contacting us. I assume you are doing validation by obtaining the text in the text field and checking valid entries, is that the case?
In this case, while you are still typing in the text field the text has not been committed to the PDF document so you are not able to extract any values from the text field yet. I recommend committing the current text field changes before validating (i.e. tapping the “Submit Form” button should commit the changes before validating).
You can commit the changes, by switching the current tool back to pan by calling the following code:
ToolManager toolManager = getToolManager();
If you are using the fragment version of the viewer (PdfViewCtrlTabHostFragment2), you can get an instance of ToolManager by calling PdfViewCtrlTabHostFragment2.getCurrentPdfViewCtrlFragment().getToolManager()
Could you give this a try and let us know if this will workfor you?
thank you for your help.The issue was closed ,i used pdfviewctrl.pause() and pdfviewCrtl.resume()