In Android Animations are the visuals that are added to make the user interface more interactive, clear and good looking.
In this article we will be discussing how to create a Slide Up/Down animation in Kotlin.
|android:duration||It is used to specify the duration of animation|
|android:fromYDelta||It is the change in Y coordinate to be applied at the start of the animation|
|android:toYDelta||It is the change in Y coordinate to be applied at the end of the animation|
|android:id||Sets unique id of the view|
First step is to create a new Project in Android Studio. For this follow these steps:
- Click on File, then New and then New Project and give name whatever you like
- Then, select Kotlin language Support and click next button.
- Select minimum SDK, whatever you need
- Select Empty activity and then click finish.
After that, we need to design our layout. For that we need to work with the XML file. Go to app > res > layout and paste the following code:
Modify activity_main.xml file
Add anim folder
In this folder, we will be adding the XML files which will be used to produce the animations. For this to happen, go to app/res right click and then select, Android Resource Directory and name it as anim.
Again right click this anim folder and select Animation resource file and name it as slide_up. Similarly, also create slide_down.xml and paste the following code.
Modify MainActivity.kt file
Open app/src/main/java/yourPackageName/MainActivity.kt and do the following changes:
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