How to Move Views Out of the Way With dodgeInsetEdges in Android?
We have used the Floating Action Button which is having its behavior of expanding to an upward direction and show the snackbar message below that Floating Action button. This behavior is present with the Floating Action Button with default behavior, but if we want to add this type of behavior in our custom view. So in this article, we will take a look at How to moves out of the way with dodgeInsetEdges in Android.
What we are going to build in this article?
We will be building a simple expandable view which we will display on button click in Android. A sample GIF is given below to get an idea about what we are going to do in this article. Note that we are going to implement this project using the Java language.
Step by Step Implementation
Step 1: Create a New Project
To create a new project in Android Studio please refer to How to Create/Start a New Project in Android Studio. Note that select Java as the programming language.
Step 2: Working with the activity_main.xml file
Navigate to the app > res > layout > activity_main.xml and add the below code to that file. Below is the code for the activity_main.xml file.
Step 3: Working with the MainActivity.java file
Go to the MainActivity.java file and refer to the following code. Below is the code for the MainActivity.java file. Comments are added inside the code to understand the code in more detail.
Now run the app and see the output of the app.