Android Studio : Change FAB icon color : FloatingActionButton


Posted on : Wed, 17th Aug 16 12:56 pm (Updated on : Wed, 17th Aug 16 12:56 pm) UTC
Author : Code2care
2314 votes

If you don't like the FAB (FloatingActionButton) default color you can set a custom one using backgroundTint property/attribute.

Example Language : XML
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<android.support.design.widget.CoordinatorLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    xmlns:app="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res-auto"
    xmlns:tools="http://schemas.android.com/tools"
    android:layout_width="match_parent"
    android:layout_height="match_parent"
    android:fitsSystemWindows="true"
    tools:context=".ToDoMainActivity">

    <android.support.design.widget.AppBarLayout
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:theme="@style/AppTheme.AppBarOverlay">

        <android.support.v7.widget.Toolbar
            android:id="@+id/toolbar"
            android:layout_width="match_parent"
            android:layout_height="?attr/actionBarSize"
            android:background="?attr/colorPrimary"
            app:popupTheme="@style/AppTheme.PopupOverlay" />

    </android.support.design.widget.AppBarLayout>

    <include layout="@layout/content_to_do_main" />




    <android.support.design.widget.FloatingActionButton
        android:id="@+id/fabicon"
        android:layout_width="wrap_content"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:layout_gravity="bottom|end"
        android:layout_margin="@dimen/fab_margin"
        app:backgroundTint="#ccc"
        android:src="@android:drawable/ic_dialog_email" />




</android.support.design.widget.CoordinatorLayout>
Note : app:backgroundTint may not work of older device.

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