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what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

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Does anyone know what component is used for select contact in the field  "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6? Is it KeywordFilterField? If yes - than how to customize it to make it looks like in sms app? Can you provide some code example? I'm new in  development for BB and I need such feature in my app.  Smiley Sad  I will be very appreciate for any help!

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Re: what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

Look at BlackBerryContactList.choose() function.

 

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Re: what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

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Thank you for answer! I tried to use BlackBerryContactList.choose() function, but it took me to an Address book screen and it's a little not that i need . )  I need to create such field as on image:

 

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Re: what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

That is an AutoCompleteField available only in 5.0 OS and later.

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Re: what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

Yes. And that's a problem, because I need to do such feature for Blackberry os from version 4 (on image was shown sms app on BB simulator  with OS 4.6)

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Re: what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

You would have to implement your own auto complete field in that case.

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Re: what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

I was hoping that exist a component for this, but I see that have to do as you said. I'm going to learn Java ))) Thank you for your time and help!

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Re: what is the component used for select contact in the field "To:" when create new sms on BB OS 4.6?

No Problem welcome to the forums.

 

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