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Android Build a Simple Android App with Java Improving Our Code Dynamically Changing the Background Color

Soumitra Mehrotra
Soumitra Mehrotra
1,468 Points

how to match text on the button with the background of the layout ?

Making the text on the button transparent would match it to the background of BUTTON. I want to match it with the background of the layout so that everytime the background colour changes the text on button changes too?

1 Answer

Caleb Kleveter
MOD
Caleb Kleveter
Treehouse Moderator 37,862 Points

Here is a Stack Overflow Q&A that might help.

The basic idea is that you use the setTextColor method and pass in the same color as the randomly fetched color for the view's background color:

btn.setTextColor(/* Put color here */);