Evolution of Finding Views by ID in Android
The findViewById() vs Butterknife vs Kotlin Synthetics vs DataBinding vs ViewBindings
For more than a decade, Android developers have struggled with a simple but annoying issue. Getting the view reference from XML layouts to their view classes such as
Fragments in entirely separate language - Java or Kotlin.
As a beginner in Android, I used to get confused a lot. The Android SDK provided a method:
findViewById() . Functionality-wise, this method performs a…