Android LinearLayout Programmatically Set Vertical or Horizontal

In Android you might want to set the orientation programmatically in Java for a LinearLayout. You do like this: LinearLayout layout = new LinearLayout(this); layout.setOrientation(LinearLayout.VERTICAL); // or horizontal like this layout.setOrientation(LinearLayout.HORIZONTAL); LinearLayout.HORIZONTAL also got the integer value 0 and Vertical got 1. Further take a look at LinearLayout | Android Developers