Set focus to textbox when searching on mobile


(Chris Beach) #1

Searching on mobile requires two taps: the search button, then the text field.

Can focus be set to the textfield after the search button is pressed? This seems to be the behaviour on desktop.


(cpradio) #2

This is a dup of

But from this, it is intentionally not doing it.


(Jeff Atwood) #3

Is this really a problem on mobile full page search? I doubt it as there is nothing to scroll when you tap on search. We should place focus here on mobile.

(at least when triggering the first search. after you have results, there may be something to scroll?)