java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to start activity ComponentInfo{com.example.jaisonjoseph.newsclient/com.example.jaisonjoseph.newsclient.MainActivity}: java.lang.IllegalStateException: You need to use a Theme.AppCompat theme (or descendant) with this activity.

Stack Overflow | Jaison Joseph | 6 months ago
tip
Your exception is missing from the Samebug knowledge base.
Here are the best solutions we found on the Internet.
Click on the to mark the helpful solution and get rewards for you help.
  1. 0

    Application crashes on upgrading from older version of android to marshmallow

    Stack Overflow | 6 months ago | Jaison Joseph
    java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to start activity ComponentInfo{com.example.jaisonjoseph.newsclient/com.example.jaisonjoseph.newsclient.MainActivity}: java.lang.IllegalStateException: You need to use a Theme.AppCompat theme (or descendant) with this activity.
  2. 0

    app is crashin on 4.1.1

    GitHub | 12 months ago | rameshvoltella
    java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to start activity android.view.InflateException: Binary XML file line #38: Error inflating class me.himanshusoni.chatmessageview.ChatMessageView
  3. 0

    Why is DialogFragment.onCreateView called when Activity is being Destroyed?

    Stack Overflow | 4 years ago | WindsurferOak
    java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to destroy activity {com.myapp/com.myapp.activity.FirstFragment}: java.lang.NullPointerException
  4. Speed up your debug routine!

    Automated exception search integrated into your IDE

  5. 0

    application crashed on orientation change

    Stack Overflow | 4 years ago | user1778855
    java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to start activity ComponentInfo{..../....Music}: java.lang.NullPointerException

  1. Donsy 4 times, last 2 weeks ago
  2. Adrien 2 times, last 3 weeks ago
  3. rp 1 times, last 2 months ago
  4. Indri Yunita 74 times, last 2 months ago
  5. mhicauber 2 times, last 3 months ago
76 more registered users
19 unregistered visitors
Not finding the right solution?
Take a tour to get the most out of Samebug.

Tired of useless tips?

Automated exception search integrated into your IDE

Root Cause Analysis

  1. java.lang.RuntimeException

    Unable to start activity ComponentInfo{com.example.jaisonjoseph.newsclient/com.example.jaisonjoseph.newsclient.MainActivity}: java.lang.IllegalStateException: You need to use a Theme.AppCompat theme (or descendant) with this activity.

    at android.app.ActivityThread.performLaunchActivity()
  2. Android Platform
    ActivityThread.main
    1. android.app.ActivityThread.performLaunchActivity(ActivityThread.java:2118)
    2. android.app.ActivityThread.handleLaunchActivity(ActivityThread.java:2143)
    3. android.app.ActivityThread.access$700(ActivityThread.java:140)
    4. android.app.ActivityThread$H.handleMessage(ActivityThread.java:1237)
    5. android.os.Handler.dispatchMessage(Handler.java:99)
    6. android.os.Looper.loop(Looper.java:174)
    7. android.app.ActivityThread.main(ActivityThread.java:4952)
    7 frames