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How to Clear Entered Text from TextField in Flutter

In this example, we are going to show you how to clear entered text from TextField or TextFormField programmatically or button click in Flutter. See the example below:

How to Clear Text From Text Field:

Declare controller for TextField or TextFormField:

TextEditingController textarea = TextEditingController();

Set controller on TextField or TextFormField:

  controller: textarea

Clear Text from TextField:



textarea.text = "";

Full Flutter Code Example:

import 'package:flutter/material.dart';

void main() {
  runApp( MaterialApp(
       home: Home()

class Home extends  StatefulWidget {
  State<Home> createState() => _HomeState();

class _HomeState extends State<Home> {

  TextEditingController textarea = TextEditingController();

  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return Scaffold(
         appBar: AppBar(
            title: Text("Clear Text From TextField"),
            backgroundColor: Colors.deepPurpleAccent,
          body: Container(
             padding: EdgeInsets.all(20),
             child: Column(
               children: [
                      controller: textarea,
                      decoration: InputDecoration( 
                         hintText: "Enter Remarks",
                         focusedBorder: OutlineInputBorder(
                            borderSide: BorderSide(width: 1, color: Colors.redAccent)

                     onPressed: (){
                         //or use: 
                         //textarea.text = "";
                     child: Text("Clear Text from TextField")

Output Screenshot:

In this way, you can clear entered text from TextField or TextFormField in Flutter.

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