HAMED HAMED - 1 month ago 29
Android Question

make Android Textview or EditText selectable

I want to make

EditText
or
Textview
selectable in my android project .
project is for android 4.0+ . I add this :
txtView.setTextIsSelectable(true)
and also :
txtView.setCustomSelectionActionModeCallback(new myCallback());

to make my custom selection menu .
but this error happend when i want to select the text .

W/TextView﹕ TextView does not support text selection. Action mode cancelled.


i searched about the error but didn't find the solution .what should i do ?

Answer
<TextView
    android:id="@+id/id
    android:layout_width="wrap_content"
    android:layout_height="wrap_content"
    android:textIsSelectable="true"
    android:text="" />

*API Level 11 and up only