Android ActionBar Tutorial

The action bar (ActionBar) is a window feature usually located at the top of the activity. We can add app icon, action items, action overflow items in the actionbar. In this tutorial we are going to see how to add ActionBar to our project. See flowing Steps : ActionBar  is introduced in Honeycomb – Android 3.0 (API level 11). […]

Contact Picker using Intent – Android Tutorial

In this tutorial we are going to show how to pick contacts from default People application and display the Contact Name and Phone Number using startActivityForResult and Intent. See flowing Steps : Create a new Intent with action type ACTION_PICK. Set target as ContactsContract.CommonDataKinds.Phone.CONTENT_URI. Launch the intent using startActivityForResult with the predefined request code. Override onActivityResult method to handle the result of the picker […]