The Android Studio user interface is inherited from IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition, but also has many features that are unique to Android development. Learn how to navigate among windows, tabs, menus, and other user interface elements.
- [Instructor] Android Studio is based on…IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition, a popular Java IDE.…The basic layout is exactly the same as IntelliJ,…but there are additional tools specifically for Android.…In both IntelliJ and in Android Studio,…the core window is called the Editor Window…and it can have multiple tabs…so that you can look at multiple files.…You can double click on any of those tabs…to expand it to full screen and there are other…full screen options available under the View menu.…
You can choose the Full Screen mode…and then you can get out of that…by going back to the same option on the menu,…or by pressing the associated keyboard shortcut.…There's also Distraction Free mode, which gets rid of…a lot more elements of the interface.…Once again, I'll exit that.…And Presentation mode, which can be used…when you're doing presentations at conferences…or in user groups.…
Many of the features of Android Studio…are available in multiple places.…You can find certain features on the menu,…and many of the menu choices…
- Installing Android Studio
- Creating your first Android Studio project
- Managing configuration files, including Gradle scripts
- Defining screens with activities
- Implementing designs in XML layouts
Skill Level Beginner
Android Studio Essential Trainingwith David Gassner2h 28m Beginner
Android P First Look for Developerswith David Gassner36m 30s Beginner
What you should know2m 10s
1. Android Development Fundamentals
2. Getting Started
3. Explore Android Projects
4. Android App Architecture
Next steps1m 10s
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