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Fixed in Unity 2017.1



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Input Field ignores users input if its Content Type is Integer/Decimal Number and the input selection includes negative value




Priority: 2Necessary for shipping a final release


Severity: 4Minor or cosmetic issue

How to reproduce:
1. Open the attached "InputFieldBug" project and enter playmode
2. Select the bottom Input Field with positive decimal number value and type in some random numbers
3. Select the top Input Field with negative decimal number value and type in some random numbers

Expected result: Input is recognized and the negative value gets overwritten
Actual result: Input is ignored and the negative value doesn't change

Reproducible with - 2017.1.0a5, 5.6.0f2
Not reproducible with - 5.5.2p3, 5.4.5f1

1. If the selection does not include "-" sign, Input Field works as expected
2. Bug happens with Integer numbers as well

Comments (4)

  1. Bd9fc9de60e2b926af5f0840159e79bb?d=mm


    Apr 09, 2019 04:45

    Thanks for sharing the info. I’m certainly happy I found it and I’ll be book-marking it and checking back regularly!

  2. 775e132330e2f778faec62e508b7e7c6?d=mm


    Mar 20, 2019 06:42

    Greetings! Very helpful advice within this article! It is the little changes that produce the largest changes. Many thanks for sharing!

  3. Bd9fc9de60e2b926af5f0840159e79bb?d=mm


    Mar 20, 2019 06:13

  4. E4c9ad716012e2b051ff4c25a21992d6?d=mm


    Jun 02, 2017 23:37

    Reproduced in 5.6.1f1

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