More on Layout Attributes

Let’s add a few more tweaks to the design of list_item_crime.xml and, in the process, answer some lingering questions you might have about widgets and attributes.

Navigate back to the Design view of list_item_crime.xml. Select crime_title and adjust some of the attributes in the properties view.

Click the disclosure arrow next to textAppearance to reveal a set of text and font attributes. Update the textColor attribute to @android:color/black (Figure 9.27).

Figure 9.27  Updating the title color

Figure shows textcolour reading, @android:color/black.

Next, set the textSize attribute to 18sp. Run CriminalIntent and be amazed at how much better everything ...

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