layout_width="wrap_parent" in GridView does not work as I expect

by Mark Murphy » Fri, 26 Sep 2008 13:21:37 GMT


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Possibly by default android:stretchMode behaves as "AUTO_FIT".

Try android:stretchMode="NO_STRETCH", or possibly android:stretchMode=" 
STRETCH_COLUMN_WIDTH" or "STRETCH_SPACING", in your layout XML for your 
GridView, to see if one of those settings is more to your liking.

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layout_width="wrap_parent" in GridView does not work as I expect

by Kah0ona » Fri, 26 Sep 2008 13:28:19 GMT


 Hello,

Not entirely sure if such questions belong here, but anyways.

I have a simple main.xml file with a GridView inside a LinearLayout
(orientation=vertical). The GridView has numColumns specified at 3 and
there are exactly 9 objects in the grid, creating a 3x3 matrix, where
each columnWidth is fixed at 30dp. Both layout_height and _width are
specified as "wrap_content".

Under the gridview is a simple TextView with a hardcoded string in it.

Now on the bottom this wrap_content works; i can tell by putting a
different background color, to see the edges of the gridview. But on
the right side, it fills up to fill the screen, as if fill_parent was
specified! What am I doing wrong here? What is the reason that it
doesn't wrap the content horizontally, but it DOES vertically?

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layout_width="wrap_parent" in GridView does not work as I expect

by Kah0ona » Fri, 26 Sep 2008 17:31:52 GMT


 hm that didn't work... I kind of refuse to use a hardcoded width,
which works, but is sub-optimal...

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