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Fixed in 3.0.0-preview.3



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Text Mesh Pro 3.0 Input field throws error "no canvasRenderer attached to caret" when created

Package: TextMeshPro


To Reproduce:
-Create a new unity project
-Install TextMeshPro (Window -> Package Manager - > TextMeshPro)
-Create input field with textmesh pro (gameobject -> UI -> InputField TextMeshPro)
- Enter play mode

Expected result:
no errors

Actual result:
2 errors saying "There is no CanvasRenderer attached to the "Caret" game object"

This does not happen in earlier versions

Package version effected:
TextMeshPro 3.00

Packages unaffected:
All bellow 3.00

Platforms tested:

  1. Resolution Note (fix version 3.0.0-preview.3):

    This issue has been resolved. The fix will / is included in version 3.0.0-preview.3 of the TMP package for Unity 2020.x.

Comments (6)

  1. MansyrevAY

    Aug 05, 2020 10:23

    Still getting this bug on 3.0.0-preview of TMP

  2. Pioo

    Jul 24, 2020 17:17

    how do you update to new TextMeshPro ??

  3. Alexander3DAT

    Jul 10, 2020 07:00

    Update to new text mesh pro fixed it for me, no problems!

  4. JonnyD

    Jun 15, 2020 15:20

    Update to a newer version of the Text Mesh Pro package. Confirmed resolved with 3.0.0-preview.14 at the latest.

  5. EldridgeMisnomer

    May 18, 2020 20:23

    I encounter this bug still too, version 2020.1.0b2.3333

  6. Luis_Corzo

    Apr 11, 2020 04:59

    Has not been resolved, fix ur sheet unity dev team.

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