Jobin Lawrance Jobin Lawrance - 2 months ago 17
Android Question

How to auto size textview dynamically according to the length of the text in android?

I am taking data of variable sizes from the server and setting to a textView and i wanted the textview to resize according to the length of the text set.

It is given in the material design guidelines. How to go about coding it ?

Material Design Guidelines

link to the Guidelines - https://material.google.com/style/typography.html#typography-other-typographic-guidelines

Answer Source

There's now an official solution to this problem. Autosizing TextViews introduced with Android O are available in the Support Library 26 and is backwards compatible all the way down to Android 4.0.

https://developer.android.com/preview/features/autosizing-textview.html