I want to mark the full content of text fields automatically as soon as the text field gains the focus. I use setSelectionStart und setSelectionEnd in the focus gained.

The problem is that I need to create a focus gained event for all text fields. I wonder if there is a more elegant solution to this?

asked 23.04.2010 at 11:03

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Please use the selectAllOnFocusGained property of the text field. It does exactly what you want.

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answered 25.04.2010 at 05:50

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