Flutter textformfield keyboardtype customization. In this article, I will be discussing about Flutter textformfield keyboardtype customization in Flutter textformfield. I will discussing everything about Flutter textformfield keyboardtype in Flutter textformfield like it’s role, it’s usage and how to change Flutter textformfield keyboardtype depending on our app requirements.
What is Flutter Textformfield Keyboardtype?
Flutter textformfield keyboardtype, as the name suggests, it is the keyboard type that popup whenever a Flutter textfield or Flutter textformfield is tapped or focused. Customizing Flutter textformfield keyboardtype means that we can set whether we want to see only numbers or other type of keyboard etc. Let’s start understanding it using a proper example code.
Default Flutter Textformfield Keyboardtype
First we will see what the default Flutter textformfield keyboardtype is. For that we have to implement a Flutter textformfield and taps on it so the keyboard can appear. See the below code for this:
Changing Flutter Textformfield Keyboardtype
Let’s now change the Flutter textformfield keyboardtype. For that, you have to use the keyboard type constructor of the Flutter textformfield, it takes a text input type class and using its properties, we can specify the type of keyboard that we want to show when the user clicks on Flutter textformfield.
Let’s specify Flutter textformfield keyboardtype to only take numbers. For that you have to use the number property of the text input type class which is implemented in the below code:
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Always hot restart whenever you change the Flutter textformfield keyboardtype to see the desired changes.
Congrats, you now have practical knowledge of how to customize Flutter textformfield keyboardtype in your Flutter textformfield. Hope you like it and I would love to have your feedback on it.
In conclusion, hope you now have a complete idea of how to customize Flutter textformfield keyboardtype in Flutter textformfield. I would love to see you in my other articles on Flutter app development, Flutter templates, Flutter animations, Flutter widgets and many more. Thanks for reading.