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Go to next fields Javascript on Mobile fail

Community Expert ,
Sep 23, 2019 Sep 23, 2019

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Hello!

I have used a document javascript to make an auto go to next field and it works perfectly right on desktop but does not do anything on Mobile using Reader (Android or iOS). Does something like that is completely impossible on Mobile?

I have this in my doc script:

function tab_next(next_field_name) {
    if (event.willCommit || AFMergeChange(event).length === event.target.charLimit) {
        getField(next_field_name).setFocus();
    }
}

 

and use this for keystroke script:

tab_next("name of next field");

 

Please tell me it’s possible to accomplish something similar on Mobile and how. Thanks!

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Sep 24, 2019 Sep 24, 2019

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Hi

 

For Acrobat mobile, JavaScript support includes performing built-in forms calculations, data validation, and data formatting using APIs that are a subset of those supported by the desktop product.

See details here: https://www.adobe.com/devnet-docs/acrobatetk/tools/Mobile/js.html

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Sep 24, 2019 Sep 24, 2019

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So I’m screwed up! Right? No support for any document scripts at all?

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Sep 24, 2019 Sep 24, 2019

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No, Apple and Google put too much bad will.
They don't want to kill the goose that lays the golden eggs…

😞

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Community Expert ,
Sep 24, 2019 Sep 24, 2019

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You can try PDF Expert for iOS.

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Sep 24, 2019 Sep 24, 2019

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You can force mobile user to use another app. It’s hard enough to get them use Reader. 🙂

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