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Realtime counting the number of characters

When counting the number of characters, it will not be counted unless the focus is removed from the input form. I was in trouble with this, so I created a plugin (charged) that counts the number of characters in real time. Please use it when you have a problem.




Awesome - thanks for sharing :slight_smile: I have this problem but more so with input validation (as you say, you need to click out the input in order for the content to validate.)

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As you said, input validation is done when you are out of focus. This has a negative impact on the user experience. I can’t think of a good solution, but I’ll reply if I find one.

theCountable is a plugin that does pretty much the same thing as this one by @ZeroqodeSupport

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Johnny, even if you know a similar plugin, you shouldn’t say it here. My plug-in won’t sell. But that’s useful information. I wish I knew it early :joy:

I used theCountable plugin previously and encountered some serious bugs - almost got my app into trouble as users were bypassing the character limit.

I approached @pon.mikan10 and he very kindly helped me extend his plugin functionality with exact what I needed.

He’s super responsive. His plugin is light-weight and works perfectly well. Definitely 100% recommend his plugin:

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