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Remove menu toolbar in keyboard on UIWebView. Credit to photokandyStudios
- (void)webViewDidFinishLoad:(UIWebView*)theWebView
// Black base color for background matches the native apps
theWebView.backgroundColor = [UIColor blackColor];
// Register for notification center
[[NSNotificationCenter defaultCenter]
return [super webViewDidFinishLoad:theWebView];
- (void)keyboardWillShow:(NSNotification *)note {
[self performSelector:@selector(removeBar) withObject:nil afterDelay:0];
- (void)removeBar {
// Locate non-UIWindow.
UIWindow *keyboardWindow = nil;
for (UIWindow *testWindow in [[UIApplication sharedApplication] windows]) {
if (![[testWindow class] isEqual:[UIWindow class]]) {
keyboardWindow = testWindow;
// Locate UIWebFormView.
for (UIView *possibleFormView in [keyboardWindow subviews]) {
// iOS 5 sticks the UIWebFormView inside a UIPeripheralHostView.
if ([[possibleFormView description] rangeOfString:@"UIPeripheralHostView"].location != NSNotFound) {
for (UIView *subviewWhichIsPossibleFormView in [possibleFormView subviews]) {
if ([[subviewWhichIsPossibleFormView description] rangeOfString:@"UIWebFormAccessory"].location != NSNotFound) {
[subviewWhichIsPossibleFormView removeFromSuperview];
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Not work on IOS 7

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