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From "julio cesar (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (CB-5294) File input element not opening file picker in Android 4.4
Date Thu, 05 Jun 2014 06:46:03 GMT


julio cesar commented on CB-5294:

wasn't the kitkat webview supposed to autoupdate?
If they fixed or partially fixed it on 4.4.3, the problem will remain in devices that can't
be updated

> File input element not opening file picker in Android 4.4
> ---------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: CB-5294
>                 URL:
>             Project: Apache Cordova
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: Android
>    Affects Versions: 3.1.0
>         Environment: Android 4.4.2, partially fixed in Android 4.4.3
>            Reporter: Paul Kane
>            Assignee: Ian Clelland
> The file input field doesn't respond when clicked/tapped in Android 4.4. Works fine in
previous Android versions. This is regardless of whether the Target Level is set to 18 or
> To reproduce, I created a fresh Cordova 3.1.0 project for Android. The only modification
I made to the default (placeholder) index.html file was adding a <form> element with
a single <input type="file"> element inside. Clicking the "Choose File" button does
nothing. No Logcat output or errors. Normally at this point a dialogue would open allowing
me to select an image from the gallery or take a picture, which is what happens in older Android

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