Entering text (not numbers) into an input of type 'number' moves placeholder instead of replaces it

Fixed Issue #15165015


Dec 20, 2017
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  • Microsoft Edge
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Reported by 3 people

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Steps to reproduce

Type text e.g. “hello” into an input of type number with a placeholder i.e.
<input type="number" placeholder="example"/>.

The placeholder is still visible AFTER the typed text.


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “James M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Grisha L.”

      Changed Status to “Not reproducible”

      Changed Status from “Not reproducible” to “Fixed”

    • Hello,

      Thank you for providing this information about the issue. We are pleased to report this feature is fixed in Edge and available in Insider Preview build 17063.

      Best Wishes,
      The MS Edge Team

    • still does not work, still allows alpha entry :(

    • keeps putting **** symbols in when I am entering my pass codes ect…

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