Closed Bug 135095 Opened 23 years ago Closed 23 years ago

"Find in this page" does not find text entered in form fields

Categories

(Core :: DOM: Editor, defect)

defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 58305

People

(Reporter: roland.mainz, Assigned: akkzilla)

Details

The "Find in this page" does not find text entered in form fields.

Steps to reproduct:
1. Open a page which has HTML (or XUL) forms
2. Type "gzh78" into one string form
3. Select the menu "Search/Find in this page"
4. Enter "zh7" into the search dialog

Result:
Text not found

Expected result:
Text found
Just wondering: Where do we search ? Do we search the "contents" of the DOM tree
or how is search implemented ?
I believe akkana implemented the new find backend... reassigning.
Assignee: sgehani → akkana
Component: Search → Editor: Core
This is a duplicate.  Please find the original and dup this.
Whiteboard: DUPEME
I will assume you mean form textfields.

See also the tracking bug 106961.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 58305 ***
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 23 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Whiteboard: DUPEME
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