Support Do these buttons have a name? (See screenshots)

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by thevoiceless, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. thevoiceless

    thevoiceless Active Member
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    I got my Incredible almost two weeks ago and haven't modified it in any way other than switching to LauncherPro instead of Sense. I've seen these buttons (highlighted in red in the screenshots) in various places; Used for selection of a single item or as "enabled" or "disabled", they just don't look right. Especially in Astrid, they don't look like they do in the screenshots from the market...what are these buttons called (they're not radio buttons or checkboxes, so I'm assuming they have a name)? Does this happen to anyone else?
    Note: For some reason, the button in JuicePlotter looks fine.

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  2. necosino

    necosino Well-Known Member
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    They are radio pop buttons but with their own icons of course.

    Sent from my HTC Incredible using Tapatalk Pro.
     
  3. thevoiceless

    thevoiceless Active Member
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    Hmm okay, I'd never heard of "radio pop buttons". When you say "with their own icons", what do you mean? Are they not a standard button?
     
  4. thevoiceless

    thevoiceless Active Member
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    I've found the specific name in the Android documentation, they are simply "toggle buttons": ToggleButton | Android Developers

    However, I still don't know why they look weird.
     

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