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bDev
Posts: 40
Registered: ‎12-14-2013
My Device: Playbook
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find text in webview

Hi, I used findText of webview to search text on the page. It works fine if i don't use any webfindflag.

 

But when i used the flag say WebFindFlag.Backward, it throws error: "ReferenceError: Can't find variable: WebFindFlag"

 

Container {
            layout: StackLayout {
                orientation: LayoutOrientation.LeftToRight
            }
       TextField {
                    id: find
                    hintText: "Type here .."   
            }

            Button {
                text: "Find"
                onClicked: {
                    if (backward.checked == true)
                        webView.findText(find.text, WebFindFlag.Backward)
                   else
                        webView.findText(find.text)
              }
}

         CheckBox {
                id: backward
                text: "Backward"
            }

 thoughts??

BlackBerry Development Advisor
MSohm
Posts: 14,757
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry Passport

Re: find text in webview

I'm able to reproduce this in BlackBerry 10.2.1, but confirmed it has been fixed in 10.3.  As a workaround for 10.2.1, you can use the numeric values for WebFindFlag instead, like this:

 

webView.findText(find.text, 0x01)
Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

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