PacktLib: Android Studio Application Development

Android Studio Application Development

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Installing and Configuring Android Studio

Preparing for installation

Downloading Android Studio

Configuring the Android SDK

Summary

Starting a Project

Creating a new project

Creating a custom launcher icon

Choosing your type of activity

Summary

Navigating a Project

The project navigation panel

Project structure

Project settings

Summary

Using the Code Editor

Editor settings

Code completion

Code generation

Navigating code

Useful actions

Summary

Creating User Interfaces

The graphical editor

The text-based editor

Creating a new layout

Adding components

Supporting multiple screens

Changing the UI theme

Handling events

Summary

Google Play Services

How Google Play Services work

Services available

Adding Google Play Services to Android Studio

Google Maps Android API v2

Google+ Platform for Android

Google Play In-app Billing v3

Google Cloud Messaging

Summary

Tools

Software Development Kit Manager

Android Virtual Device Manager

Generating Javadoc

Version control system

Summary

Debugging

Running and debugging

LogCat

DDMS

Summary

Preparing for Release

What is an APK file

Previous steps

Generating a signed APK

Summary

Getting Help

Getting help from Android Studio

Android online documentation

Updates

Summary

Index