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Android Android Activity Lifecycle Introducing SharedPreferences Saving and Retrieving Data with SharedPreferences

Carlo Antonio Bilbao
Carlo Antonio Bilbao
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Android Activity Lifecycle, Saving and Retrieving using SharedPreferences Challenge

Not Sure why im getting "used static final for constant" as an error. I feel like I'm missing something simple.

import android.view.View;
import android.os.Bundle;

public class MainActivity extends Activity {

  private static final String PREFS_FILE = "KEY_CHECKBOX";

  public CheckBox mCheckBox;

  protected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {

    mCheckBox = (CheckBox) findViewById(R.id.checkBox);

1 Answer

For this challenge you have to declare to constants called PREFS_FILE and KEY_CHECKBOX and assign them values as you see fit.

private static final String PREFS_FILE = "prefs";
private static final String KEY_CHECKBOX = "key_checkbox";