The Android IDE (a special version of the Eclipse IDE with the
ADT plugin preinstalled) is included as part of the Android
ADT Bundle. The Android IDE (Eclipse) is one of the most popular development environments for Android developers. In this appendix, we provide a number of helpful tips and tricks for using the Android IDE to develop Android applications quickly and effectively. Even though you may choose to utilize your own copy of Eclipse and manually install the
ADT plugin yourself, the instructions provided within this chapter apply to using either the Android IDE or Eclipse with
ADT. Since the Android IDE and Eclipse with the
ADT plugin are equivalent, from here on out we will only refer to the ...