Javascript : Detect the source of an event

Adobe Community Professional ,
Oct 21, 2019 Oct 21, 2019

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Hi

 

I would like my function to detect the source of the event (onFocus vs onBlur) as in the sample script below.
Is it possible ?

I just spent more than an hour in the Acrobat JS documentation, I did not find anything and I have itchy eyes ...

 

myFunction() {
if (event is onFocus) {// blablabla;}
else if (event is onBlur) {// blebleble;}
}

 

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Adobe Community Professional , Oct 22, 2019 Oct 22, 2019
Check event.name and event.type.

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Most Valuable Participant ,
Oct 21, 2019 Oct 21, 2019

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Have the event pass this info in a parameter.

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Check event.name and event.type.

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Thank you, I will check that.

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Oct 22, 2019 Oct 22, 2019

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Try event.source.name ... Keep in mind that event.source is sometimes null (for example, when resetting the form), so check for that first.

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"Check event.name"

 

Got it!

Thank you

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