Monthly Archives: July 2011

Android phpmySQL connection redone.

By | July 27, 2011

Hi all.. Most of our visitors had problem with one of our previous post on Android-php connection. So here I am posting another simple example to connect with a php file. Here I am simply putting an echo in the php file which ehoes back the data from the android side. Here are the things you need to… Read More »

How to avoid OutOfMemory Exception in android- Second Method?

By | July 24, 2011

In the previous tutorial I showed you one method to avoid OutOfMemory Exception in android. And In this tutorial I will show you another method. The reduceImageSize function in this code reduces the image to the desired size you want. Create a fresh project and copy this code into it. How to put images inside the emulator is… Read More »

How to avoid OutOfMemory Exception in android?

By | July 23, 2011

Hello all.. The OutofMemory exception is a common exception in android when you select an image from a gallery or load Big Images in android. There are different methods to solve this problem. Today I will show you one of the method to solve this problem. The method I am going to explain here is to create a… Read More »

How to set your Android phone in Silent Mode or Vibrate Mode or Normal Mode programatically?

By | July 19, 2011

First create an instance of the AudioManager Class using which you can set the phone in Normal, Silent and Vibration Mode. AudioManager audio_mngr = (AudioManager) getBaseContext().getSystemService(Context.AUDIO_SERVICE); For setting the phone in Silent mode.. audio_mngr .setRingerMode(AudioManager.RINGER_MODE_SILENT); For setting the phone in Normal mode.. audio_mngr .setRingerMode(AudioManager.RINGER_MODE_NORMAL); For setting the phone in Vibrate mode.. audio_mngr .setRingerMode(AudioManager.RINGER_MODE_VIBRATE);

Customizing a spinner in android.

By | July 18, 2011

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

By | July 18, 2011

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

By | July 18, 2011

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

By | July 18, 2011

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

By | July 18, 2011

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

How to read webpage contents as a string in Android?

By | July 17, 2011

This is a simple example to read a webpage content as a string in android. This example can also be used to get the response as a string when you make a call to a webpage. For example a php script. You can have a http script that will call a php script and get the response. Let… Read More »

How to invite / transfer all your facebook friends to google plus ?

By | July 15, 2011

Hi, As most of you know already, Facebook won’t allow direct transfer of your Facebook contacts to gmail or to Google Plus. Yup, they are rivals! But there is a very simple and easy way to transfer all your facebook contacts to gmail and invite all of them via google plus. Follow the simple and easy steps to… Read More »

How to listen to the softkeyboard done button in android?

By | July 13, 2011

Instead of using a button on the view we can use the softkeyboard done button to trigger an action. The action can include calling another activity or retrieving the data from the EditText etc. The main.xml contains an Edittext For listening to the keyboard event we need onKeyListener