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Android Android Data Persistence Introduction to Data Persistence Using EditText Data

I have no idea

Totally lost, don't understand the question.

EditText entryField = (EditText)findViewById(R.id.entry_field);
TextView textHolder = (TextView)findViewById(R.id.text_holder);

2 Answers

Dan, You have to get the text from entryField and set it as the text of of the textHolder


David, Thanks, I new they were not compatible but I just couldn't get it started.


Here's the challenge: Challenge Task 1 of 1

Time for a quick review! Below we are accessing an EditText and a TextView. We have accessed the actual controls, but lets now set the TextView's contents with whatever is in the EditText.