Approved
Last Updated: 10 Jan 2019 13:27 by martijn
Naveen
Created on: 12 Jul 2017 06:46
Category: DataForm
Type: Feature Request
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DataForm: Add support for Multi line text box editor
In Xamarin.Forms, there is no multiline text box editor in RadDataForm.
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5 comments
martijn
Posted on: 10 Jan 2019 13:27

Hi Lance,

 

Thanks for your help. With the custom property and some platform specific code I was able to get the desired effect. Thanks a lot!

Still voting for this in xamarin.forms to save the code and complexity!

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Lance | Tech Support Engineer, Sr.
Posted on: 09 Jan 2019 20:52
Hi Martijn,

We do not currently have this specific use case for an example. You can however use whatever control you'd like as a custom editor, if you find that a specific control on a native platform meets your needs, then you can use that control.

We have initial documentation here, but I also recommend taking a look at the custom editor examples so you can get a full picture of the infrastructure.

SDKExamples:
The CustomAutoCompleteEditor example uses a custom editor. Be sure to visit the native project's renderer for the actual editor implementation.

QSF Examples:
The Reservations Example also uses a custom editor for the name field. Again, look at the native project's renderers for the actual implementation. Here's the Android custom data form renderer.

Be sure to subscribe to this feedback item (click "Follow" so that you can be notified of any changes to the status of the feature request.

Regards,
Lance | Tech Support Engineer, Sr.
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martijn
Posted on: 03 Jan 2019 14:35
Same problem here. Is there a workaround or example of how to make a multiline text box? In basic Xamarin this is named "editor" and already exists. Can I somehow implement this editor inside my telerik dataform?
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Stefan Nenchev
Posted on: 06 Mar 2018 13:46
Hello Gabriel,

Please excuse me for the late reply. Unfortunately, we cannot provide an exact time frame. Currently, we are working on other features with higher priority. Please follow this public item so that you are automatically notified when there is any progress on the issue. 
If we receive more reports from other users that this feature is needed, we will make sure to increase its priority further.
Gabriel Buck
Posted on: 22 Feb 2018 04:42
I really need this feature, is there an ETA on when this may be implemented?