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Posts: 289
Registered: ‎10-17-2008
My Device: Torch 9800
My Carrier: Rogers

PB: force onscreen keyboard close?

Hello,

 

Is there a way to force the onscreen keyboard to close/hide? I am using a datepicker from jquery-ui and the keybaord keeps popping up and blocking the datepicker from view.

 

Thanks,

 

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Developer
Posts: 236
Registered: ‎07-27-2012
My Device: BlaclBerry PlayBook 16gb, BlackBerry dev alpha
My Carrier: Airtel

Re: PB: force onscreen keyboard close?

search the button on the bottom of the keyboard at the left side

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Posts: 1,382
Registered: ‎07-02-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Bold 9900
My Carrier: Bell

Re: PB: force onscreen keyboard close?

Have you considered leveraging the HTML5 input type of "date" instead?

 

<input type="date"/>

 

Doing so will enable the date-specific virtual keyboard to allow users to easily enter correctly formatted information.

 

 

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