NuGet\Install-Package Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout -Version
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dotnet add package Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout --version
<PackageReference Include="Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout --version
#r "nuget: Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout,"
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// Install Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout&version=

// Install Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout&version=

Android flow layout


Extended linear layout that wrap its content when there is no place in the current line.

Maven Central [Travis-CI] (https://travis-ci.org/ApmeM/android-flowlayout)


Orientation: HORIZONTAL, Gravity: FILL, LayoutDirection: LTR

Orientation: HORIZONTAL, Gravity: RIGHT & BOTTOM, LayoutDirection: RTL

Orientation: VERTICAL, Gravity: CENTER, LayoutDirection: LTR

Debug is switched off:


  • 📦 NuGet: dotnet add package Xamarin.Android.Flowlayout (main package)


Take from maven repository (http://search.maven.org/#search%7Cga%7C1%7Corg.apmem.tools, http://mvnrepository.com/search.html?query=org.apmem.tools) or add FlowLayout and other components to your solution

Add the following xml code into your layout/something.xml:


To change default direction use the following code


To change layout direction use the following code


Android gravity now supported (in combination with elements weight):


To override default spacing between elements use default android margins in the child View element:


Also if you need to break line before some object even if there is enough space for it in the previous line - use the following LayoutParameter in the child view element:


Detailed parameters

Layout parameters:

* android:orientation - line direction. Use one of the following values:

	* horizontal - line will be in horizontal direction, linebreak will create new line

	* vertical - line will be in vertical direction, linebreak will create new column

    * android:gravity - standard android gravity supported

* debugDraw - draw debug information

    * weightDefault - default weight value for child elements. Used to fill line in case of Gravity.FILL_HORIZONTAL | Gravity.FILL_VERTICAL

    * layoutDirection - direction of inner child elements:

            *  ltr - left to right direction

            *  rtl - right to left direction

Child layout parameters:

* android:layout_margin* - override default spacings

* android:layout_gravity - standard android gravity supported

    * layout_weight - weight of the element. If not specified "layout.defaultWight" is used.

* layout_newLine - break line before current element even if there is enough place in the current line.


Copyright 2011, Artem Votincev (apmem.org)

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at


Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.

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.NET net6.0-android
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Version Downloads Last updated 70 5/17/2022 64 5/17/2022 57 5/17/2022

Flowlayout 1.0.4