I want to remove the underlines from texts inside edittext fields.
How can I do that?
You can do it with following code. Just paste it in layout of
In order to get rid of spell checking you have to specify the
EditText‘s InputType in the XML as the following:
However, if your
EditText is multiline and also you need to get rid of spell checking,then you have to specify the EditText’s InputType in the XML as the following:
Minor addition to Chintan’s answer – such (and other) combination is also allowed:
Or if you want to just disable the red underline (and the autocorrect dialog), you can override the
isSuggestionsEnabled() method on
This will keep the keyboard autocomplete working.
I just Added a line in for EditText
and it worked fine for me.
So I was not able to find out any direct way of doing it. So went ahead with below workaround:
editText.setInputType(InputType.TYPE_TEXT_FLAG_NO_SUGGESTIONS | InputType.TYPE_TEXT_VARIATION_VISIBLE_PASSWORD);
As the input type becomes a visible password, even if the spell check is enabled from the device settings, the Red underline won’t appear. 🙂