How to Get Each Character Entered in Text Field Input in Flutter

In this Google flutter code example we are going to learn how to get each character entered in text field in flutter.

The code is based on flutter version 1.0.0

Main.dart (App entry point)

import 'package:flutter/material.dart';
import 'week3/get_each_char_textfield_task-16.dart';

void main() => runApp(MyApp());

class MyApp extends StatelessWidget {
  // This widget is the root of your application.
  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return MaterialApp(
      title: 'Flutter Demo',
      debugShowCheckedModeBanner: false,
      theme: ThemeData(
        // This is the theme of your application.
        // Try running your application with "flutter run". You'll see the
        // application has a blue toolbar. Then, without quitting the app, try
        // changing the primarySwatch below to and then invoke
        // "hot reload" (press "r" in the console where you ran "flutter run",
        // or simply save your changes to "hot reload" in a Flutter IDE).
        // Notice that the counter didn't reset back to zero; the application
        // is not restarted.
      //home: MyHomePage(title: 'Flutter Demo Home Page'),
      home: EachCharInTextField(),
import 'package:flutter/material.dart';

class EachCharInTextField extends StatefulWidget {
  _EachCharInTextFieldState createState() => _EachCharInTextFieldState();

class _EachCharInTextFieldState extends State<EachCharInTextField> {
  TextEditingController _textFieldController = TextEditingController();
  String _charEntered = '';

  _onChanged(String value) {
    setState(() {
      _charEntered = value.split("").last;

  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return Scaffold(
      appBar: AppBar(
        title: Text('Get each Char Entered in TextField Example'),
      body: Center(
        child: Column(
          children: <Widget>[
            Text("Char Entered: " + _charEntered,
                style: TextStyle(fontSize: 18.0)),
            SizedBox(height: 20.0),
              //Add padding around textfield
              padding: EdgeInsets.symmetric(horizontal: 25.0),
              child: TextField(
                controller: _textFieldController,
                onChanged: _onChanged,

flutter text field entered char

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