What are the default background colors for Activities in Android’s AppTheme style?
I’m looking for the hex code, or something that I can reference. It should be one for the LIGHT theme and one for the DARK theme.
Or where can I look them up? I’m confused by all the files and can’t find the place where they actually say the color.
Thanks for your help.
I found entries in the SDK in
/data/values/colors.xml, which are referenced by
But I cannot put them as background color of my Views: it is giving an error saying the values are not public. Is there a workaround?
Check out this colors.xml file. If you do a Ctrl-F for
"backround_holo_dark" you can find the hex code. All the other holo theme colors are there as well. Enjoy!
<drawable name="screen_background_holo_light">#fff3f3f3</drawable> <drawable name="screen_background_holo_dark">#ff000000</drawable> <color name="background_holo_dark">#ff000000</color> <color name="background_holo_light">#fff3f3f3</color>
You can use your theme’s default background color by referencing the attribute: