How to dynamically create ChipGroup in Android

In this android programming source code example, we are going to dynamically create ChipGroup in Android.

You can copy and adopt this source code example to your android project without reinventing the wheel.

Below is a step by step source code to dynamically create ChipGroup in Android

activity_main.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<RelativeLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    android:id="@+id/relativeLayout"
    android:layout_width="match_parent"
    android:layout_height="match_parent"
    android:padding="15dp"
    android:background="#CACACA">

</RelativeLayout>

MainActivity.java

import androidx.appcompat.app.AppCompatActivity;

import android.os.Bundle;
import android.widget.RelativeLayout;

import com.bluapp.androidview2.R;
import com.google.android.material.chip.Chip;
import com.google.android.material.chip.ChipGroup;

public class AndroidChipActivity8 extends AppCompatActivity {
    private RelativeLayout relativeLayout;

    @Override
    protected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {
        super.onCreate(savedInstanceState);
        setContentView(R.layout.activity_android_chip8);
        relativeLayout = (RelativeLayout) findViewById(R.id.relativeLayout);
        ChipGroup chipGroup = new ChipGroup(this);
        String[] genres = {"Comedy", "Adventure", "Thriller", "Action", "Animation"};
        for(String genre : genres){
            Chip chip = new Chip(this);
            chip.setText(genre);
            chipGroup.addView(chip);
        }
        relativeLayout.addView(chipGroup);
    }
}

values/styles.xml

<style name="ChipTheme" parent="Theme.MaterialComponents.Light.DarkActionBar">
        <!-- Customize your theme here. -->
        <item name="colorPrimary">@color/colorPrimary</item>
        <item name="colorPrimaryDark">@color/colorPrimaryDark</item>
        <item name="colorAccent">@color/colorAccent</item>
    </style>

app/build.gradle

implementation 'com.google.android.material:material:1.0.0'

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