Using Widget Id

How to set and get id on a widget

To test your application, you may need a Widget ID. In order to do that, there is some methods on Beagle to set and get this Widget IDs.

On this section, you’ll see two specific ones:

  1. Set Id
  2. Get Id

Set Id

The method Set Id is used when you need to set an Id on a widget provided by the BFF. To do so, you just have to call this method on the widget you want to set the Id during the moment you’re creating your widget.

See how it works:

Text(text = "Text with id").setId("myTextId")

Get Id

On Android, to get an Widget Id you just need to call the String.toAndroidId() and this method will return the Id to use where you need.

See how it works:


Last modified September 17, 2021: Reviewed Android section (#773) (e4c75e98)