Thursday, March 15, 2012

String resources with font color

To have a TextView show a string resource with colors use a "font" tag with attribute fgcolor, NOT color:

<resources>
  <string name="some_text">this is <font fgcolor="#ffff0000">red</font></string>
</resources>

Source: http://tumble.mlcastle.net/post/17700903735/html-like-tags-in-android-string-resources

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Not working.

Anonymous said...

Oh, sorry.

It actually works. I forgot the extra ff in the color.

Anonymous said...

It is working thank u bro