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Forms 12c - Focus Lost when Radio Button or CheckBox is First Navigable Item (Doc ID 2114600.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version and later
Oracle Forms for OCI - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Checkbox item is first navigable item in the Form's block.

Programmatic navigation to a Checkbox/Radio Button does not work

Cursor (input) does not move to a checkbox/radio button when navigating to the check box programmatically or with the mouse.

Programmatic navigation is used with GO_ITEM property in any trigger. 

Sample code: go_item(‘BLOCK.CHECK_BOX5’);


 New installation of Forms 12.2.1. Issue does not occur in previous releases of Forms.


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