Beginning Android Layouts - Part 28: The Great | Ray Wenderlich

Remove all of the nested layouts in an existing layout to create a completely flat ConstraintLayout.

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It would be nice if you had the preview pane open in the right as well so it would be an indicator on how things are going.

Thanks for the suggestion, @lyrrad! In the past the preview pane was not as helpful, so I got used to editing the XML and trying to envision the results. But you’re right that the preview pane is much more useful in later versions of Android Studio. Thanks again!