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Android TextSwitcher Sample

This sample illustrates the use of a TextSwitcher to display animations for text changes.


This sample shows the use of the android.widget.TextSwitcher View with animations. A TextSwitcher is a special type of android.widget.ViewSwitcher that animates the current text out and new text in when android.widget.TextSwitcher#setText(CharSequence) is called.

Click the “Next” button to set new text in the TextSwitcher and observe the in and out fade animations.


  • Android SDK v22
  • Android Build Tools v22.0.1
  • Android Support Repository


Getting Started

This sample uses the Gradle build system. To build this project, use the “gradlew build” command or use “Import Project” in Android Studio.


If you've found an error in this sample, please file an issue:

Patches are encouraged, and may be submitted by forking this project and submitting a pull request through GitHub. Please see for more details.


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