Friday, 16 December 2011

Android analogclock and digitalclock


1. AnalogClock and DigitalClock

Open “res/layout/main.xml” file, add AnalogClock and DigitalClock in XML.
File : res/layout/main.xml
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<LinearLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    android:layout_width="fill_parent"
    android:layout_height="fill_parent"
    android:orientation="vertical" >
 
    <TextView
        android:id="@+id/textView1"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:text="Analog Clock"
        android:textAppearance="?android:attr/textAppearanceLarge" />
 
    <AnalogClock
        android:id="@+id/analogClock1"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content" />
 
    <TextView
        android:id="@+id/textView2"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:text="Digital Clock"
        android:textAppearance="?android:attr/textAppearanceLarge" />
 
    <DigitalClock
        android:id="@+id/digitalClock1"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:text="DigitalClock" />
 
</LinearLayout>

2. Code Code

No idea what can i do with AnalogClock or DigitalClock.
File : MyAndroidAppActivity.java
package com.mkyong.android;
 
import android.app.Activity;
import android.os.Bundle;
import android.widget.AnalogClock;
import android.widget.DigitalClock;
 
public class MyAndroidAppActivity extends Activity {
 
 @Override
 public void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {
  super.onCreate(savedInstanceState);
  setContentView(R.layout.main);
 
  AnalogClock ac = (AnalogClock) findViewById(R.id.analogClock1);
  //what can i do with AnalogClock?
 
  DigitalClock dc = (DigitalClock) findViewById(R.id.digitalClock1);
  //what can i do with DigitalClock also? for display only
 
 }
 
}

3. Demo

Run the application.
1. This is how AnalogClock and DigitalClock look like :
android analogclock and digitalclock demo