Android programming

HorizontalScrollView in Android | AndroidMonks

HorizontalScrollView in Android with Example HorizontalScrollView provides with a Class to create a View that allows scrolling an item in the horizontal manner only. This View is a replacement to the deprecated Gallery class, and can be effectively used to show pictures or any drawable for that matter. Creating aHorizontalScrollView is simple and performs the same process …

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Splash Screen – Create your own | Androidmonks

Splash Screen – Create your own in Android Splash screen is the opening page that pops out with a bold and clear banner with the App name and logo. This screen creates a bold statement setting up the application for the user. It is important to know that, the splash screen is vital if there …

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Android Studio – Knowing your IDE | AndroidMonks

Android Studio – Knowing your IDE Most widely used Android development IDE is Android Studio. Google recommended IDE, which is based on IntelliJ IDEA  On top of IntelliJ’s powerful code editor and developer tools, Android Studio offers even more features that enhance your productivity when building Android apps. You will be amazed to see a lot …

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ImageSwitchers in Android Tutorial | AndroidMonks

ImageSwitchers in Android Tutorial – Android Studio ImageSwitchers is a specialized ViewSwitcher that contain ImageView type children. It is available from Android 1.6+. This is mainly used to add animations to the image when switching between the images. Think about a Carousel like slider which you want to implement in your application. You depend on the ImageSwitcher for this purpose. …

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Adding Textview inside GridView using Adapters | Androidmonks

Adding Textview inside GridView using Adapters This is a quick implementation to show how you can use a TextView inside a GridView. There always needn’t be a Button. The objective here is to create a 2×2 Grid and add Textviews inside. Check the code below. Create your layout.xml You have to create your layout.xml by …

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Rounded Shaped Buttons

Button Shapes – Shape Drawable | AndroidMonks

Button Styles – Creating Different Shape Buttons In this tutorial we will create multiple styled buttons with different shapes in particular. If you are new to creating Buttons. you can check the tutorial here. You can also see more about Views and Viewgroups before jumping here. We will see 3 different shapes for our Buttons …

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Activities in Android – Tutorial | AndroidMonks

Activity in Android – Tutorial | AndroidStudio The activity class is a very important part of a Android Application. The paradigm shift in the world of smartphone applications begins here!!How exciting is it to know, from your whatsapp to facebook application, nothing can ever happen without the Activities. Think of activities as the starting block, …

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Android Notifications – Tutorial | AndroidMonks

Android Notifications – Complete Tutorial Notifications in android provides a way to interact with user outside the application. In Android the notification area is present when you swipe down from the Top. When you want to send out a notification to this area from your application (Either from a Activity or a Service), you will …

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Bounded Service Android With Example | AndroidMonks

Bounded Service in Android – Complete Tutorial If you are looking for a Service that can stick for the lifetime of a Activity and destroyed once the Activity is destroyed, bounded service is your answer. Service in Android mainly consists of Background, Foreground and Bounded Service. In this tutorial we will see about Bounded Service …

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Foreground Notification

Foreground Service in Android – Tutorial | AndroidMonks

Foreground Service in Android – Android Tutorial Service in Android is a very important concept. Foreground Service is part of the Service we saw here, that decides how your application can be made robust. Like we saw here, there are three main Services available in Android. Background, Foreground and Bounded Service. In this tutorial, we …

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