SpellCheck does not run when tabbing out of an <input>

Not reproducible Issue #913986


Oct 3, 2014
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URL: http://jsfiddle.net/q6j8sw0p/

Repro Steps:

The code below displays the behavior. Enter a misspelled word into the First Name box then press <Tab>. The misspelled word should be marked. Note: Entering the same misspelled word into Middle Name works properly when pressing <Tab> but does not if pressing <Shift> + <Tab>.

<!DOCTYPE html>

<p contenteditable="true" spellcheck="true">This is a praggagraph. It is editable. Try to change the text.</p>

First name: <input type="text" name="fname" spellcheck="true"><br/>
<input type="checkbox" id="blah"><br/>
Middle name: <input type="text" name="mname" spellcheck="true"><br/>
Last name: <input type="text" name="lname" spellcheck="true">

<p><strong>Note:</strong> The spellcheck attribute is not supported in Internet Explorer 9 and earlier versions.</p>


Expected Results:

Spellcheck should fire when tabbing from an input field.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Sermet I.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Amit J.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Amit J.” to “Ben P.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Title from “SpellCheck does not run sometimes” to “SpellCheck does not run when tabbing out of an <input>”

      Changed Assigned To from “Ben P.” to “Amit J.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed”

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Amit J.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Won’t fix”

      Changed Status from “Won’t fix” to “Not reproducible”

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