Mahonster Mahonster - 1 year ago 152
Android Question

How to set support library snackbar text color to something other than android:textColor?

So I've started using the new Snackbar in the Design Support Library, but I found that when you define "android:textColor" in your theme, it applies to the text color of the snackbar. This is obviously a problem if your primary text color is dark.

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Does anyone know a way around this or have advice for how I should color my text?


I found this at What is new features of Android Design Support Library and how to use its Snackbar?

This worked for me for changing the text color in a Snackbar.

Snackbar snack = Snackbar.make(view, R.string.message, Snackbar.LENGTH_LONG);
View view = snack.getView();
TextView tv = (TextView) view.findViewById(;