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Android Android Activity Lifecycle The Activity Lifecycle Saving and Retrieving Instance State

Voltaire Lopez
Voltaire Lopez
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Restore instance State Android

The challenge was to retrieve the data from SavedInstanceState, and set the textView as such. I'm pretty sure I did both, and it's compiling fine, but I keep getting this:

Bummer: There is no resource associated with id: 10. Note: setText(int) is not the same as setText(String).

import android.content.Intent;
import android.view.View;

public class MainActivity extends Activity {

  public TextView mTextView;
  public static final String KEY_USERENTRY = "KEY_USERENTRY";

  protected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {

    mTextView = (TextView) findViewById(R.id.textView);

    protected void onSaveInstanceState(Bundle outState) {
      outState.putInt(KEY_USERENTRY, 10);


    protected void onRestoreInstanceState(Bundle savedInstanceState) {