Android Build an Interactive Story App User Input Using ConstraintLayouts and ImageViews

Now we need to set the scaleType of this ImageView to "fitEnd" so that it stretches to fill while its bottom

Now we need to set the scaleType of this ImageView to "fitEnd" so that it stretches to fill while its bottom remains close to the EditText.

activity_main.xml
<android.support.constraint.ConstraintLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    xmlns:app="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res-auto"
    xmlns:tools="http://schemas.android.com/tools"
    android:layout_width="match_parent"
    android:layout_height="match_parent">

    <ImageView
        android:id="@+id/imageView"
        android:layout_width="0dp"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"

        android:scaleType="fitXY"
        app:srcCompat="@drawable/grumpy_cat"
        app:layout_constraintTop_toTopOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintBottom_toBottomOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintLeft_toLeftOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintRight_toRightOf="parent" />

    <EditText
        android:id="@+id/captionField"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:ems="10"
        android:hint="Enter a caption"
        android:layout_marginTop="0dp"
        app:layout_constraintTop_toBottomOf="@+id/imageView"
        app:layout_constraintLeft_toLeftOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintRight_toRightOf="parent" />

</android.support.constraint.ConstraintLayout>

1 Answer

Mohamed Nur Ali
Mohamed Nur Ali
3,647 Points

Just add android:scaleType="fitEnd"