AutocompleteTextField Add-on | Vaadin

A Vaadin TextField with autocomplete (aka word completion) functionality


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TextField features

You can use all the features of the normal Vaadin TextField. At least the ones I'm aware of ;-).

This includes:

  • Text change events
  • Data binding

Extended suggestion attributes

Every suggestion can be extended by a description and an icon

Fluent API

This add-on provides an API with fluent setters, following the example of viritin.

License & Author

Add-on is distributed under Apache License 2.0. For license terms, see LICENSE.txt.

AutocompleteTextField is written by Max Schuster

autoComplete was originally developed by Simon Steinberger and is released under the MIT License.


Link to this version
ExperimentalReleased 07 August 2017Apache License 2.0
Framework Support
Vaadin 8.0+
Also supported:
Vaadin 7 (1.0-alpha-4)
Browser Compatibility
Install with
Release notes - Version 3.0-alpha-2
  • Fixed #16 getValue() on the field is not returning the selected value
  • Added #8 Ability to add suggestion select listener