Custom Tablayout Android Studio With Custom View And Icon

Custom Tablayout Android Studio example creates custom tablayout with custom view.

We will create a custom view for tablayout in this example.

If you don’t have go through basic tablayout tutorial, then visit android tablayout tutorial. 

If you want to change toolbar menu items with every tab or fragment, the visit tablayout toolbar menu items.

You can use both icon and tab name in custom tablayout.

Four ways to set icons. Left side of text, Right side of text, Above text and Below text.

First, check the output of a tutorial, then we will develop it.

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Step 1: Follow all the steps from basic tablayout Android tutorial.

After you have completed above tutorial, you will have one android project with tablayout.

Now follow below steps.

Step 2: Adding custom_tab.xml file

Create a new resource directory named custom_tab.xml and add below code

Step 3: Updating

Update as per below code

Kotlin Version

Kotlin Version of this tutorial : Custom Tablayout Android Kotlin

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Hardik Parsania

I am mobile app developer. I am always passionate about solving complex and real world problems.I have developed many apps with great interest and superior logical skills.

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2 Responses

  1. akmal says:

    womak thanks

  2. kiran kokate says:

    it is nice. but i have one problem is that, when i am set customview to tab then that selected tab is not highlighted. what is actual problem.

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