Right gravity and hint in EditText is making hint disappear

by and.pradeep » Mon, 02 Nov 2009 14:35:32 GMT

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     I am trying to apply RIGHT gravity to EditText(google search bar)
with hint and setSingleLine property to true but hint is disappearing.
Have I missing something? below is the code

       EditText mEditText = new EditText(this);

       mEditText.setSingleLine(true); //this is required but without
this hint appears

       //the above line also makes the hint disappear



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