How do i set visibility of selected item of spinner to false

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http://stackoverflow.com – I have a background image set for my spinner, but when i select an item from the drop-down list of the spinner, my spinner background image is replaced by the selected item, i want my background image to remain there and i don't want the selected item to be shown instead of the background image of spinner. How do i do that Code for my custom adapter: public class MyAdapter extends ArrayAdapter { public MyAdapter(Context ctx, int txtViewResourceId, String[] objects) { super(ctx, txtViewResourceId, objects); } @Override public View getDropDownView(int position, View c (HowTos)