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Android Development Tools for Eclipse by Sanjay Shah, Khirulnizam Abd Rahman

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Chapter 3. Creating a New Android Project

This chapter will demonstrate how to create a new Android app with a simple interaction using the button and text field. We will also write interactivity code, compile and run an app on the emulator/actual device. To illustrate this chapter, we will be creating a simple project named HelloU app.

  • Creating new Android application project string resources
  • Using the graphical layout designer
  • String resources
  • The XML layout editor
  • Widgets' interactions through the source code editor
  • Toast message
  • Running the application on the emulator
  • Running the application on an Android device
  • Getting help

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