Android Fundamentals: Menus

Menus are essential building blocks in your Android applications. This course will teach you the basics of menus, the different menu types, how to build advanced menus, and design guidelines for building efficient menus in your Android applications.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Dec 27, 2018
Duration
1h 5m
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Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Dec 27, 2018
Duration
1h 5m
Description

Menus are essential building blocks in your Android applications. In this course, Android Fundamentals: Menus, you will gain the ability to create and display menus in your Android apps. First, you will learn about the different menu types and how to create them. Next, you will explore how to build advanced menus like checkable menus and intent-based menus. Finally, you will examine various design guidelines to build menus the right way. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Android menus needed to build effective and user-friendly menus in your Android apps.

About the author
About the author

Viral Patel is a Senior Software Developer with 10 years of experience in the IT industry. He specializes in Android Application Development. Many solutions that he has worked on at his current organization have been presented at technical conferences, customer presentations and tech-shows.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Viral Patel, and welcome to my course, Android Fundamentals: Menus. I am a senior software developer with several years of experience in the IT industry. We all use a lot of apps on our smartphones. Have you ever noticed how great apps always have great menu options in them, making them really user friendly? Just imagine an app with no menus or a really horribly built menu. Would you ever want to use such an app? In this course, we are going to learn about the different menu types in Android and how to build them, building advanced menus, like checkable and intent-based menus, design guidelines and best practices to use when building menus in your apps. By the end of this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of the Android menus needed to build effective and user-friendly menus in your Android apps. Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with the basics of Android development using Android Studio. I hope you will join me on this journey to learn about building great menus in your Android apps, with the Android Fundamentals: Menus course, at Pluralsight.