Category Archives: Keyboard

Android Soft Keyboard and WebViews

When adding input text area to an Android WebView, you don’t get the behavior you expect. The webview jumps up and down when the input text area is focused since the Soft Keyboard is opened. Also, you JavaScript code does not get notified when the keyboard is hidden (only when it is shown). I tried listening to window resize event, but with no luck. Looking for a solution to my problem I encountered¬†this¬†cool post. Simple and elegant. 10x Michael.