Monday, May 14, 2012

Configuration of the Eclipse for Android Development


As I have informed to you in my previous blog,
We should have installed the Java SDK in order to configure your android development.

Installation of Android SDK

Download the Android SDK and start to install,
while you are installing the SDK you may encounter the steps as i have given in below screen shots.



Installation Step 1

after the SDK installation you can select the required API versions other than default packages in the Android SDK Manger wizard.

Android SDK Manger 

Installation of ADT for Eclipse 

Open your Eclipse IDE and go to help, where you can find a option "Install New Software" Option in the menu as shown in below image.

Install New Software in Eclipse
Click on "Add" Button

Add New Site/Type
Once you clicked the Add button, system will give above dialog box to insert the values,
where you can give the name as "ADT Plugin" and location as "https://dl-ssl.google.com/android/eclipse/"

Add Repository

Once you add the Repository, the IDE will indicate the available installations. where you can select the  Developer tool options.

Developer tool Options
Developer tool instillation 

Developer tool instillation


License Agreement 

Installing the software

SDK configuration
SDK configuration


Final Part of the SDK configuration