How to restore the state of a WebView in a layout “Tabs + Swipe” with ViewPager and FragmentPagerAdapter

In the post Tabs and swipe views Szymon asks how to implement a WebView in order to preserve its state moving from one tab to another in a similar way as explained in How to save the state of a WebView inside a Fragment of an Action Bar. Continue reading “How to restore the state of a WebView in a layout “Tabs + Swipe” with ViewPager and FragmentPagerAdapter”

Tabs and swipe views

In the post Tab Layout in Android with ActionBar and Fragment I explain how to implement tabs and in the post Swipe views I explain how to implement the swipe views or scrolling tabs using the ViewPager of the Compatibility Package.
In this post I explain how to implement 3 tabs that look like those in the post Tab Layout in Android with ActionBar and Fragment but with similar functionality to the swipe views.
In Implementing Effective Navigation there is an example for this type of layout using ViewPager and FragmentPagerAdapter, which are part of the Compatibility Package. Continue reading “Tabs and swipe views”

Customizing the labels of an ActionBar

In the post Tab Layout in Android with ActionBar and Fragment I wrote an example of using an ActionBar whose labels are shown in uppercase even if you use the statement:
actionBar.newTab (). setText (“my string”);
where “my string” is lowercase.
In this article I show how to customize the labels in lowercase but it is evident that you can customize many other aspects. Continue reading “Customizing the labels of an ActionBar”