MSH MSH - 1 month ago 33
Android Question

Set custom view for my location button in google map

I am using the Google Maps Android API v2, and I need a way to change the view (icon, color, etc.) of "My Location" button.

now i can change the position of that but i need a way to do a full customization.
can somebody help me please?

MLF MLF
Answer

The location button is actually an ImageView. You should first retrieve the fragment view that is associated with the map:

SupportMapFragment mapFragment = (SupportMapFragment) getSupportFragmentManager()
                                    .findFragmentById(R.id.map);

Next, you should get location icon reference from the fragment:

ImageView locationButton = (ImageView) mapFragment.getView().findViewById(2);

The change it's image to anything you want. e.g.

locationButton.setImageResource(R.drawable.icon_location);

Hope it helps.

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