Eugene Eugene - 1 year ago 78
Android Question

How to enforce EditText to start text in capital letter?

I have an

and I need the text in it (when user types in) to be started with capital letter.

Answer Source

Be careful if you add both android:capitalize="sentences" and android:inputType="text", as the latter seems to have priority over the first and the input will not be capitalized.

There's a specific inputType for automatically capitalizing the first letter: