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Edittext cursor position

 
asha Pawaskar
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Hi

How to get the cursor position in the editText and how to add a character at that position?

I have tried with Selection class but no use because it has methods like getSelectionStart() and getSelectionEnd().

I want to get the position of the cursor?
 
Ankit Garg
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If there is no selection, both getSelectionStart and getSelectionEnd return the position of the cursor in the EditText. To insert something at the current cursor position, use
 
asha Pawaskar
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hi Ankit

Thanks, it's working.
 
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