How to Dismiss the Keyboard in Flutter?

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Dismiss KeyBoard In Flutter
Dismiss KeyBoard In Flutter

While Submitting a Form in Flutter you may have a problem where a keyboard keeps coming on the screen every time. So in this article, we will learn about How to Dismiss a Keyboard in Flutter?

How to Dismiss a Keyboard in Flutter?

You can dismiss the keyboard by taking away the focus of the TextFormField and giving it to an unused FocusNode:


Users can also make use of code snippet like below:

import 'package:flutter/services.dart';

For Flutter 1.17.3 stable channel as of June 2020, use


Another way to Dismiss a Keyboard is to put your widget inside new GestureDetector() on which tap will hide the Keyboard and onTap use the following code snippet.

FocusScope.of(context).requestFocus(new FocusNode())

You can also use approach like a below:

onTap: () {
    FocusScopeNode currentFocus = FocusScope.of(context);
    if (!currentFocus.hasPrimaryFocus && currentFocus.focusedChild != null) {

We, Will get output like below:

Dismiss KeyBoard In Flutter
Dismiss KeyBoard In Flutter


In this article, we have learned about How to Dismiss the Keyboard in Flutter.

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