Chapter 2.8 – More Resource Types

Chapter 2.8 – More Resource Types

This page defines more types of resources you can externalize, including: Bool XML resource that carries a boolean value. Color XML resource that carries a color value (a hexadecimal color). Dimension XML resource that carries a dimension value (with a unit of...
Chapter 2.7 – Style Resource

Chapter 2.7 – Style Resource

A style resource defines the format and look for a UI. A style can be applied to an individual View (from within a layout file) or to an entire Activity or application (from within the manifest file). For more information about creating and applying styles, please...
Chapter 2.6 – String Resources

Chapter 2.6 – String Resources

A string resource provides text strings for your application with optional text styling and formatting. There are three types of resources that can provide your application with strings: String XML resource that provides a single string. String Array XML resource that...
Chapter 2.5 – Menu Resource

Chapter 2.5 – Menu Resource

A menu resource defines an application menu (Options Menu, Context Menu, or submenu) that can be inflated with MenuInflater. For a guide to using menus, see the Menus developer guide. FILE LOCATION: res/menu/filename.xml The filename will be used as the resource ID....
Chapter 2.4 – Layout Resource

Chapter 2.4 – Layout Resource

A layout resource defines the architecture for the UI in an Activity or a component of a UI. FILE LOCATION: res/layout/filename.xml The filename will be used as the resource ID. COMPILED RESOURCE DATATYPE: Resource pointer to a View (or subclass) resource. RESOURCE...
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