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public static abstract class SearchViewCompat.OnQueryTextListenerCompat
extends Object implements SearchViewCompat.OnQueryTextListener


This class was deprecated in API level 24.2.0.
Use SearchView.OnQueryTextListener instead.


Public constructors


Public methods

boolean onQueryTextChange(String newText)

Called when the query text is changed by the user.

boolean onQueryTextSubmit(String query)

Called when the user submits the query.

Inherited methods

From class java.lang.Object
From interface

Public constructors


added in version 22.0.0
SearchViewCompat.OnQueryTextListenerCompat ()

Public methods


added in version 22.0.0
boolean onQueryTextChange (String newText)

Called when the query text is changed by the user.

newText String: the new content of the query text field.

boolean false if the SearchView should perform the default action of showing any suggestions if available, true if the action was handled by the listener.


added in version 22.0.0
boolean onQueryTextSubmit (String query)

Called when the user submits the query. This could be due to a key press on the keyboard or due to pressing a submit button. The listener can override the standard behavior by returning true to indicate that it has handled the submit request. Otherwise return false to let the SearchView handle the submission by launching any associated intent.

query String: the query text that is to be submitted

boolean true if the query has been handled by the listener, false to let the SearchView perform the default action.

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