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Android Build an Interactive Story App (Retired) Finishing the User Interface Loading the First Page

method deprecated

When i am creating a new drawable object and getting resources as image I am getting a deprecated method name getDrawable()

<p> Drawable drawable = getResources().getDrawable(page.getImageId()); </P>

2 Answers

Valerie Makumire
Valerie Makumire
3,262 Points

For non-themed drawables use this instead:

ResourcesCompat.getDrawable(getResources(), page.getImageId(), null);
cheng zheng
cheng zheng
Courses Plus Student 1,288 Points

not working, not sure why.

private void loadPage(int choice) {
        mCurrentPage = mStory.getPage(choice);
        Drawable drawable =  ResourcesCompat.getDrawable(getResources(), mCurrentPage.getImageId(), null);
        mImageView.setImageDrawable(drawable);
        // ..... 
}
Trainer Workout
Trainer Workout
22,341 Points

Try this

Drawable mDrawable = ContextCompat.getDrawable(this, mPage.getImageId());

the instructions do not say call the member variable when setting mImageView.setImageDrawable(drawable)); very close though. This works for me Drawable drawable = ContextCompat.getDrawable(this, page.getImageID());