Problems with splitActionBarWhenNarrow

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http://stackoverflow.com – I am trying to use the ui option: splitActionBarWhenNarrow in my application, but it seems as I am experiencing an unwanted behaviour. This is the code in the manifest for the activity: <activity android:name="com.example.HomeActivity" android:uiOptions="splitActionBarWhenNarrow" android:label="@string/app_name" > That is the only activity I intent to change the ActionBar style on. In the activity code, I have disabled the actionBar title and icon, so the tabs can merge as the only top action bar. private void setupActionBar() { final ActionBar mAc (HowTos)