Autocomplete widget is completely compatible to work with Keyboard as an alternative for mouse. The keyboard interaction will be enabled by default in the Autocomplete widget. Press Alt+J to focus the Autocomplete element.
Please refer the below table for details about short cut keys and its corresponding usage.
|Down||Moves to next item in the suggestion list|
|Up||Moves to previous item in the suggestion list|
|Enter||Selects the focused item|
|Ctrl + Down||Opens the suggestion list|
|ESC||Closes the suggestion list|
|Page Down||Moves to the item in next page (i.e.,) scrolls down to next set of items when the popup is opened/closed|
|Page Up||Moves to the item in previous page (i.e.,) scrolls up to previous set of items when the popup is opened/closed|
|Left Arrow, Right Arrow, Home, End, Number lock||No actions|
|Tab||Close the popup if it is opened and focuses to next DOM element|
|Shift + Tab||Focuses the previous DOM element|