Please. have a look at screenshot.

Filter for ListView items in Android

Filter for ListView items in Android

Here I want to show you how to create filter for ListView items. In this post my ListView contains simple strings.
As you see there the EditText on the screen. User can type text in this EditText and ListView will filter using user’s text in EditText.

This code works very fast.

Please have a look source code:

All functionality goes around TextChangedListener which added in EditText.

In the next post (How to create filter for ListView items in Android. Part-2. List with custom adapter.) I’ll show you how to create filter for ListView with custom adapter and complex objects in it.

That’s all.
Here you can download the source code of sample Android project

Download it from github

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