AdapterViewFlipper

public class AdapterViewFlipper
extends AdapterViewAnimator

java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.view.View
     ↳ android.view.ViewGroup
       ↳ android.widget.AdapterView<android.widget.Adapter>
         ↳ android.widget.AdapterViewAnimator
           ↳ android.widget.AdapterViewFlipper


Simple ViewAnimator that will animate between two or more views that have been added to it. Only one child is shown at a time. If requested, can automatically flip between each child at a regular interval.

Summary

XML attributes

android:autoStart When true, automatically start animating. 
android:flipInterval  

Inherited XML attributes

Inherited constants

Inherited fields

Public constructors

AdapterViewFlipper(Context context)
AdapterViewFlipper(Context context, AttributeSet attrs)
AdapterViewFlipper(Context context, AttributeSet attrs, int defStyleAttr)
AdapterViewFlipper(Context context, AttributeSet attrs, int defStyleAttr, int defStyleRes)

Public methods

void fyiWillBeAdvancedByHostKThx()

Called by an AppWidgetHost to indicate that it will be automatically advancing the views of this AdapterViewFlipper by calling AdapterViewAnimator.advance() at some point in the future.

CharSequence getAccessibilityClassName()

Return the class name of this object to be used for accessibility purposes.

int getFlipInterval()

Returns the flip interval, in milliseconds.

boolean isAutoStart()

Returns true if this view automatically calls startFlipping() when it becomes attached to a window.

boolean isFlipping()

Returns true if the child views are flipping.

void setAdapter(Adapter adapter)

Sets the adapter that provides the data and the views to represent the data in this widget.

void setAutoStart(boolean autoStart)

Set if this view automatically calls startFlipping() when it becomes attached to a window.

void setFlipInterval(int flipInterval)

How long to wait before flipping to the next view.

void showNext()

Manually shows the next child.

void showPrevious()

Manually shows the previous child.

void startFlipping()

Start a timer to cycle through child views

void stopFlipping()

No more flips

Protected methods

void onAttachedToWindow()

This is called when the view is attached to a window.

void onDetachedFromWindow()

This is called when the view is detached from a window.

void onWindowVisibilityChanged(int visibility)

Called when the window containing has change its visibility (between GONE, INVISIBLE, and VISIBLE).

Inherited methods

XML attributes

android:autoStart

When true, automatically start animating.

May be a boolean value, such as "true" or "false".

android:flipInterval

Related methods:

Public constructors

AdapterViewFlipper

added in API level 11
public AdapterViewFlipper (Context context)

Parameters
context Context

AdapterViewFlipper

added in API level 11
public AdapterViewFlipper (Context context, 
                AttributeSet attrs)

Parameters
context Context

attrs AttributeSet

AdapterViewFlipper

added in API level 21
public AdapterViewFlipper (Context context, 
                AttributeSet attrs, 
                int defStyleAttr)

Parameters
context Context

attrs AttributeSet

defStyleAttr int

AdapterViewFlipper

added in API level 21
public AdapterViewFlipper (Context context, 
                AttributeSet attrs, 
                int defStyleAttr, 
                int defStyleRes)

Parameters
context Context

attrs AttributeSet

defStyleAttr int

defStyleRes int

Public methods

fyiWillBeAdvancedByHostKThx

added in API level 11
public void fyiWillBeAdvancedByHostKThx ()

Called by an AppWidgetHost to indicate that it will be automatically advancing the views of this AdapterViewFlipper by calling AdapterViewAnimator.advance() at some point in the future. This allows AdapterViewFlipper to prepare by no longer Advancing its children.

getAccessibilityClassName

added in API level 23
public CharSequence getAccessibilityClassName ()

Return the class name of this object to be used for accessibility purposes. Subclasses should only override this if they are implementing something that should be seen as a completely new class of view when used by accessibility, unrelated to the class it is deriving from. This is used to fill in AccessibilityNodeInfo.setClassName.

Returns
CharSequence

getFlipInterval

added in API level 16
public int getFlipInterval ()

Returns the flip interval, in milliseconds.

Related XML Attributes:

Returns
int the flip interval in milliseconds

isAutoStart

added in API level 11
public boolean isAutoStart ()

Returns true if this view automatically calls startFlipping() when it becomes attached to a window.

Returns
boolean

isFlipping

added in API level 11
public boolean isFlipping ()

Returns true if the child views are flipping.

Returns
boolean

setAdapter

added in API level 11
public void setAdapter (Adapter adapter)

Sets the adapter that provides the data and the views to represent the data in this widget.

Parameters
adapter Adapter: The adapter to use to create this view's content.

setAutoStart

added in API level 11
public void setAutoStart (boolean autoStart)

Set if this view automatically calls startFlipping() when it becomes attached to a window.

Parameters
autoStart boolean

setFlipInterval

added in API level 11
public void setFlipInterval (int flipInterval)

How long to wait before flipping to the next view.

Related XML Attributes:

Parameters
flipInterval int: flip interval in milliseconds

See also:

showNext

added in API level 11
public void showNext ()

Manually shows the next child.

showPrevious

added in API level 11
public void showPrevious ()

Manually shows the previous child.

startFlipping

added in API level 11
public void startFlipping ()

Start a timer to cycle through child views

stopFlipping

added in API level 11
public void stopFlipping ()

No more flips

Protected methods

onAttachedToWindow

added in API level 11
protected void onAttachedToWindow ()

This is called when the view is attached to a window. At this point it has a Surface and will start drawing. Note that this function is guaranteed to be called before onDraw(android.graphics.Canvas), however it may be called any time before the first onDraw -- including before or after onMeasure(int, int).

onDetachedFromWindow

added in API level 11
protected void onDetachedFromWindow ()

This is called when the view is detached from a window. At this point it no longer has a surface for drawing.

onWindowVisibilityChanged

added in API level 11
protected void onWindowVisibilityChanged (int visibility)

Called when the window containing has change its visibility (between GONE, INVISIBLE, and VISIBLE). Note that this tells you whether or not your window is being made visible to the window manager; this does not tell you whether or not your window is obscured by other windows on the screen, even if it is itself visible.

Parameters
visibility int: The new visibility of the window.