I’ve spent waaaaay too much time today trying to figure this one out.

Part of an Ionic app we’re developing allows you to fill in various sections of a larger form and it’s been working great — with one exception: the iOS keyboard keeps appearing at the most inappropriate times without selecting any inputs whatsoever.

After scouring what feels like no fewer than a few million links throughout the Internet I eventually found a solution:

<button ui-sref="form.step2" data-tap-disabled="true">Next</button>

In my case, the keyboard was only appearing immediately after transitioning to a new view. …

Rob Sinton

Head of Development at Scaffold (https://scaffold.digital). Hailing from Northern Ireland.

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