by tomerpacific

An introduction to Android menus

Everything you want to know about Android menus

There are three types of menus in Android: Popup, Contextual and Options. Each one has a specific use case and code that goes along with it. To learn how to use them, read on.

Each menu must have an XML file related to it which defines its layout. These are the tags associated with the menu option:

<menu> - This is the container element for your menu (similar to LinearLayout)