View Objects and Layout Resource Files

This chapter provides tutorial notes on View objects and Layout resource files. Topics include the android.view.View base class; View, ViewGroup and layout objects; creating view objects in Java code; defining layouts in Layout Resource Files; identifying and referring layouts; Inserting view objects in the layout hierarchy.

android.view.View Class - Base of User Interface Components

View, ViewGroup, Layout, and Widget

What Is Layout Resource File?

AndroidView v1.0 - Creating a Layout in Java Class

AndroidView v2.0 - Creating a Layout in Resource File

AndroidView v3.0 - Referencing Views in Resource Files

AndroidView v3.1 - Layouts with Vertical Orientation

AndroidView v3.2 - Layouts with Horizontal Orientation

AndroidView v4.0 - Inserting Views to Parent Layout

Conclusions:

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Installing JDK 1.8 on Windows System

 Installation of Android SDK R24 and Emulator

 Installing Apache Ant 1.9 on Windows System

 Developing First Android Application - HelloAndroid

 Android Application Package (APK) Files

 Android Debug Bridge (adb) Tool

 Android File Systems

 Android 4.0.3 File Systems

 AboutAndroid - Application to Retrieve System Information

 android.app.Activity Class and Activity Lifecycle

View Objects and Layout Resource Files

 Using "adb logcat" Command for Debugging

 Build Process and Package File Content

 Building Your Own Web Browser

 Android Command Line Shell

 Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Mini Tablet

 USB Debugging Applications on Samsung Tablet

 Android Tablet - LG-V905R

 USB Debugging Applications on LG-V905R Tablet

 Android Phone - LG-P925g

 USB Debugging Applications on LG-P925g Phone

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

 PDF Printing Version