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set Text color programmatically

Well, although it was never thought by me that to I will be writing a blog page for telling users how to set color of a TextView programmatically- but setting android’s TextView programmatically requires few more efforts than one can possibly think of, which is why I decided to create this post –

In order to set color of a TextView, TextView.setTextColor(R.color.YOURCOLOR) is not enough!

It has to be used like this –

TextView myText = (TextView) findViewById(;



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  1. its working perfectly.. thanks for post…

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