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Android.Content.Res.Resources.GetColor Method

Returns a color integer associated with a particular resource ID.

Syntax

[Android.Runtime.Register("getColor", "(I)I", "GetGetColor_IHandler")]
public virtual Color GetColor (Int32 id)

Parameters

id
The desired resource identifier, as generated by the aapt tool. This integer encodes the package, type, and resource entry. The value 0 is an invalid identifier.

Exceptions

TypeReason
!:NoType:android/content/res/Resources$NotFoundException;Href=../../../../reference/android/content/res/Resources.NotFoundException.htmlThrows NotFoundException if the given ID does not exist.

Remarks

Returns a color integer associated with a particular resource ID. If the resource holds a complex ColorStateList, then the default color from the set is returned.

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Requirements

Namespace: Android.Content.Res
Assembly: Mono.Android (in Mono.Android.dll)
Assembly Versions: 0.0.0.0
Since: Added in API level 1