Archive for October, 2011

ListView – Part 3

Friday, October 28th, 2011

In the previous article of this series we got a simple ListView working with some click handling. In this article we are going to use a custom layout which includes an ImageView and a TextView instead of one of the stock Android layouts.

ListView – Part 2

Friday, October 21st, 2011

In part 1 of this series we got a simple ListView working. In this part we’ll look at how we handle clicks on items within the ListView and also look at managing things if we can’t extend ListActivity for any reason.

ListView – Part 1

Friday, October 14th, 2011

In previous articles we have looked at the various layout types that Android provides us. In this series of articles we’re going to have a look at a slightly more complex widget: ListView. ListView is somewhat different from the basic layouts because whereas the simple layout types offer basic layout capabilities, ListView goes further because it provides us with some pretty neat data binding facilities.

Scrolling Table – Part 3

Friday, October 7th, 2011

In Scrolling Table – Part 2 we looked at a technique for getting a scrolling table with a static header row by using a custom control to link the column widths of two tables, but there was no support for cells which span multiple columns. In this final part we’ll add column spanning.