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Material Chip View

Material Chip view. Can be used as tags for categories, contacts or creating text clouds.

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Add following line of code to your module(app) level gradle file

    implementation 'com.robertlevonyan.view:MaterialChipView:1.2.5'




    app:mcv_chipText="@string/customTitle" />

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Cutomizing Chip


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Custom Atributes Description
app:mcv_chipText Text label of Chip
app:mcv_textColor Custom color for text label
app:mcv_backgroundColor Custom background color
app:mcv_selectedBackgroundColor Custom background color when selected
app:mcv_hasIcon Chip with icon
app:mcv_chipIcon Icon resource for Chip
app:mcv_closable Chip with close button
app:mcv_closeColor Custom color for close button
app:mcv_selectable Chip with selection button
app:mcv_selectedTextColor Custom color for label when selected
app:mcv_cornerRadius Change the corner radius of your Chip
app:mcv_strokeSize Add stroke to your Chip
app:mcv_strokeColor Choose a custom stroke color for your Chip
app:mcv_iconText Instead of an image create icon from String
app:mcv_iconTextColor Select a color for your String icon
app:mcv_iconTextBackgroundColor Select a background color for String icon

Setting Listeners

    Chip chip = (Chip) findViewById(;

Chip click listener

    chip.setOnChipClickListener(new OnChipClickListener() {
            public void onChipClick(View v) {
                //Your action here...

On Close button click listener

        chip.setOnCloseClickListener(new OnCloseClickListener() {
            public void onCloseClick(View v) {
                //Your action here...

On Icon click listener

        chip.setOnIconClickListener(new OnIconClickListener() {
            public void onIconClick(View v) {
                //Your action here...

On Select button click listener

        chip.setOnSelectClickListener(new OnSelectClickListener() {
            public void onSelectClick(View v, boolean selected) {
                //Your action here...

Customizing Chip from Java

        chip.setChipText(); // Set Chip label
        chip.setTextColor(); // Set Chip label color
        chip.changeBackgroundColor(); //Set custom background color
        chip.changeSelectedBackgroundColor(); //Set custom background color when selected
        chip.setHasIcon(); //Set chip has icon
        chip.setChipIcon(); //Set Icon Drawable for Chip
        chip.setClosable(); //Set Chip has close button
        chip.setCloseColor(); //Set custom color for close button
        chip.setSelectable(); //Set Chip has selection button
        chip.setClicked(); // Set Chip as clicked
        chip.setSelected(); // Set Chip selected
        chip.setSelectedTextColor(); //Set custom color for label when selected
        chip.setSelectedCloseColor(); //Set custom color for close button when selected
        chip.setCornerRadius(); // Set corner radius of your Chip
        chip.setStrokeSize(); // Set width of stroke
        chip.setStrokeColor(); // Set stroke color for your Chip
        chip.setIconText(); // Set Chip icon text, text color and background color


1.2.1, 1.2.2

General bug fixed


Selection option added


Icon text issue fixed


Updated version of Material Chip View: - the attribute names are changed to escape conflicts with other libs - added new features like customizable corner radius and stroke - recreation issue fixed for post Lollipop versions


Recreation issues are fixed


First version of library



    Material Chip View©
    Copyright 2017 Robert Levonyan

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    you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
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