Item selected does not show the string matched on #727

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dynamicdan opened this Issue Jul 16, 2012 · 5 comments

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@dynamicdan

Simple usability/interface bug.

See issue on drupal (with images):
http://drupal.org/node/1539444#comment-6238738

Perhaps a quick fix is to bold the results for the selected option rather than changing the background colour (which is already blue).

@Cyclodex

I confirm this issue on the blue backgrounded items. The searched string is not visible in it.

@Cyclodex

The other question could be, why is the first item always "marked" blue? Can we disable this somehow ?

@dynamicdan

I think the first item is always "marked blue" because it is automatically selected as the best option. Note that any selected option would have this problem of not showing the matches substring. For consistency, one could underline or bold the matching substring rather than changing the background colour.

@Cyclodex

Underlining looks already pretty well. I am considering to test a bit this fork over here:
https://github.com/ivaynberg/select2
Looks like they have fixed some issues which are still waiting over here...

@pfiller pfiller closed this in 676a10b Jul 16, 2013
@pfiller

@Cyclodex @dynamicdan Chosen now uses an underline style which closes this issue. Thanks!

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