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Matthew Williams
Matthew Williams
Courses Plus Student 2,206 Points

Display not showing on Design tab

My designs for any Android app aren't showing. It's doing this for both my laptop and desktop both. My problem is exactly this on the following issue: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/51230869/cant-see-live-preview-in-design-tab-in-android-studio

None of the methods in that link helped. What's strange is that Android Studio never gave me this issue before when I was using TeamTreehouse, my own projects, UDACITY, etc. Please help.

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Maciej Czuchnowski
Maciej Czuchnowski
36,441 Points

I had this problem as well, it's apparently a bug in the version of Android Studio that I'm using. Are you sure that changing Theme.AppCompat.Light.DarkActionBar to Base.Theme.AppCompat.Light.DarkActionBar does not fix the issue?