javascript clear input on focus

 

 

 

 

How to make JavaScript find value of input on focus, clear if its default and keep if its new data? 2011-06-29.What I want to do is control all input elements sitewide with some JS /jQuery. (.search).find(input).focus() This works just fine on every Desktop whatsoever. However it doesnt work on my iPhone. The field is not getting focused and the keyboard is not shown on my iPhone.Category: Iphone Tags: input, java, javascript. This isnt what Im after - I need to target every single input, the click: handler has to be fired when you click the input and not another element. You should use Knockouts hasFocus binding instead of jQuerys on(focus). clear input.text on focus, if still in default (".Not the answer youre looking for? Browse other questions tagged javascript jquery or ask your own question. asked. 6 years, 2 months ago. It only clears if I tap away and remove focus on the last input field and then gain focus on the new one. Any help greatly appreciated.

use onblur to clear the field, The blur event occurs when the field loses focus. in your case it will be like. A focus loss can occur for many reasons. One of them is when the visitor clicks somewhere else. But also JavaScript itself may cause it, for instanceThe example above doesnt work, because when user focuses on an , the focus event triggers on that input only. Are you also including the CSE JS? Chances are its overwriting your focus and blur handlers. The default implementation (see top of page) adds a Google-branded watermark. The following code automatically clears form input boxes when they are clicked on. If still empty, they are reset to the original values when they lose focus again.