Tag: android-edittext

Android: Force EditText to remove focus?

This question already has an answer here: Stop EditText from gaining focus at Activity startup 44 answers

how to set only numeric value for edittext in android?

I have an edittext in which I want only integer values to be inserted. Can somebody tell me which property I have to use?

Android: Vertical alignment for multi line EditText (Text area)

I want to have 5 lines for the height of the text area. I am using the following code. <EditText android:layout_width=”fill_parent” android:layout_height=”wrap_content” android:gravity=”center” android:singleLine=”false” android:lines=”5″ android:layout_marginLeft=”10dip” android:layout_marginRight=”10dip” /> The text area looks fine, but the problem is that the cursor is blinking in the middle of the text field. I want it to blink at […]

Android: How can I validate EditText input?

I need to do form input validation on a series of EditTexts. I’m using OnFocusChangeListeners to trigger the validation after the user types into each one, but this doesn’t behave as desired for the last EditText. If I click on the “Done” button while typing into the final EditText then the InputMethod is disconnected, but […]

How to create EditText with cross(x) button at end of it?

Is there any widget like EditText which contains a cross button, or is there any property for EditText by which it is created automatically? I want the cross button to delete whatever text written in EditText.

How to set cursor position in EditText?

There are two EditText,while loading the page a text is set in the first EditText, So now cursor will be in the starting place of EditText, I want to set cursor position in the second EditText which contains no data. How to do this?

Handling click events on a drawable within an EditText

I have added an image right of the text in an EditText widget, using the following XML: <EditText android:id=”@+id/txtsearch” … android:layout_gravity=”center_vertical” android:background=”@layout/shape” android:hint=”Enter place,city,state” android:drawableRight=”@drawable/cross” /> But I want to clear the EditText when the embedded image is clicked. How can I do this?

How do I use InputFilter to limit characters in an EditText in Android?

I want to restrict the chars to 0-9, a-z, A-Z and spacebar only. Setting inputtype I can limit to digits but I cannot figure out the ways of Inputfilter looking through the docs.

Password hint font in Android

When an EditText is in password mode, it seems that the hint is shown in a different font (courrier?). How can I avoid this? I would like the hint to appear in the same font that when the EditText is not in password mode. My current xml: <EditText android:hint=”@string/edt_password_hint” android:layout_width=”fill_parent” android:layout_height=”wrap_content” android:password=”true” android:singleLine=”true” />

How to create EditText with rounded corners?

Is there any way to create EditText that has rounded corners?

Android Babe is a Google Android Fan, All about Android Phones, Android Wear, Android Dev and Android Games Apps and so on.