Monday, July 2, 2012

creating your First Android Application



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STEP 1:  Open Eclipse   -->   Click File


 






































STEP 2:     Click new -->  project


























STEP 3:     Select Android Project --> Click next










STEP 4:    Enter project Name   --> Click Next 
          




                                                                                

STEP 5:  Select the Version    --->  Click Next

























STEP 5:  Enter the package name    --->  Click Next

note: package name must have one dot with two names 

example :   (  and.com)     (s.s)     (an.pac.com)         (s.s.s)           etc...






STEP 6: See the project Explorer window, project is present there. If project Explorer not open,        Click Window --> show view --> project Explorer








STEP 7:  Expand your project













STEP 8:  Expand res folder in your project







STEP 9:  Expand layout folder 




















STEP 10:  open main.xml 
















Main.xml have two views.

1.Graphical layout   : In this we can do drag and drop controls here.  xml codes
 generated automatically  while designing in graphical layout.

2.main.xml                : In this We can write xml codings here for generating and aligning controls here.


(Those two tabs present in left below of black screen)

STEP 11:  click main.xml  tab.


























STEP 12:  Delete all codings in main.xml and add following codings.
                   (put double quotes correctly in the xml program) 


 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>


<LinearLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
android:orientation="vertical"
android:layout_width="fill_parent"
android:layout_height="fill_parent" >

<TextView
android:layout_width="fill_parent"
android:layout_height="wrap_content"
android:text="@string/hello" />

<TextView
android:layout_width="fill_parent"
android:layout_height="wrap_content"
android:text="This is my first Android Application!" />

<Button
android:layout_width="fill_parent"
android:layout_height="wrap_content"
android:text="And this is a clickable button!" />

</LinearLayout>





then click  Graphical Layout  tab.
















































 android:text="@string/hello" 

In this line,  @string refers a file. This file present in res --> values --> Strings.xml


















Open Strings.xml -->  It have two tabs.  1. Resources   2. strings.xml 

Click strings.xml tab.




                                    
                                  






































 android:text="@string/hello" 

hello represents   Hello World, HelloworldActivity!
  
app_name represents projectname





STEP 13:  click Save all  ( ctrl+shift+s)


STEP 14:  click run  ( Ctrl +F11)



 select Android Application.






OUTPUT:






click home button
 






























Then click Application launcher button.
















Note  that the HelloWorld application is now installed in the application launcher


































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