Layout problems: AbsoluteLayout deprecated, how to do it now?

by Arron » Sat, 30 Jan 2010 18:10:19 GMT


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 Well that's exactly the reason why absoluteLayout was deprecated.  It
works for only one screen size.

I will say use various layouts with sp margins to space out the
buttons correctly.




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Layout problems: AbsoluteLayout deprecated, how to do it now?

by theSmith » Sun, 31 Jan 2010 03:28:44 GMT


 


You should be able to use a relativelayout or a linearlayout and just
add padding in dip (density independent pixels) to the sides of the
buttons.  For small screen devices you probably want to create a new
layout with smaller buttons so it displays properly.

-theSmith



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Layout problems: AbsoluteLayout deprecated, how to do it now?

by kaasinees » Tue, 02 Feb 2010 02:07:56 GMT


 try making a new view that is centered in the layout than use the
margin attributes like mentioned before to position the buttons inside
that  view.

this way it could work on all screen sizes.




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Layout problems: AbsoluteLayout deprecated, how to do it now?

by James Wang » Sat, 27 Feb 2010 12:30:43 GMT


 I think you can do anything with Framelayout like absolutelayout.

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