scandinavian letters are not working in forms




Firefox for Android
Keyboards and IME
6 years ago
2 years ago


(Reporter: heikki, Unassigned, NeedInfo)


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6 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Android; Tablet; rv:16.0) Gecko/16.0 Firefox/16.0
Build ID: 20121005154255

Steps to reproduce:

i entered any page that has a form, for example a text box asking name
tried to write unmlauts / scandinavian letters from my finnish keyboard

this bug is both in the current and beta releases
i have a tablet pc with android and a keyboard dock.

Actual results:

instead of auml i get 
instead of ouml i get
oh well, seems mile this bugzilla has a bug also
anyhow. i got the character that is in the same place in english keyboard.

Expected results:

i should have got umlauts instead
What device? Samsung? Sounds similar to bug 790120.
Component: General → Keyboards and IME
Hardware: Other → ARM

Comment 2

6 years ago
Asus Transformer pad TF700t

Comment 3

6 years ago
and this is related to a physical keyboard. not virtual
also if i write something and i push backspace, i need to push it twice to remove the letter
and so on...

everything works fine without the dock with the virtual on-screen keyboard.


6 years ago
Ever confirmed: true
Hi heikki, can you try on the nightly any how please?
You can find the nightly :

Also is this an english Asus Transformer physical keyboard?  Or is this a different language keyboard?
Flags: needinfo?
Flags: needinfo? → needinfo?(heikkikk)
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