[REVIEW REQUEST] Add text property to ComboBox

Tom Eugelink tbee at tbee.org
Tue Mar 13 23:17:56 PDT 2012

So this is a feature for edit mode only. When would the property be set? On every keystroke?


On 2012-03-14 01:53, Jonathan Giles wrote:
> Hi all (yet again),
> A quick one this time: http://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT-19589
> I'm wanting to add a text property to ComboBox, to allow for people to easily set the text in the ComboBox without committing it to being a value. More importantly, this also allows for developers to extract the content of the ComboBox TextField without having to have end-users press the Enter key to commit the text into the value property.
> Without this end users who want to support Enter-less committing of content have to reach into the ComboBox skin, which is not particularly pleasant.
> Any thoughts?

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