The Android emulator depends on Intel HAXM software to run fast on Mac and Windows computers. Learn how to get and install the software so you can use the fastest possible virtual devices for testing your apps.
- [Instructor] The Android emulator,…where you'll run virtual devices,…depends on a software package from Intel…known as the Hardware Accelerated Execution Manager,…typically referred to by its acronym, HAXM, H-A-X-M.…HAXM is installed on your computer automatically…when you first install Android Studio,…but there are times when you'll need to reinstall…or upgrade it yourself,…and there's a couple of ways to do that.…One approach is to download HAXM through the SDK manager.…I'm on the SDK Tools tab that I showed…in a previous video, and I'm showing that I've installed…the HAXM installer, version 7.3.2.…
You might have a more recent version on your computer.…Now, that only indicates that I've downloaded the installer,…not that the software is actually installed,…and so in order to use the installer,…you need to go to your SKD directory.…You can find the SDK directory up here,…so I'll copy this to the clipboard and I'll get out…of this dialog, and minimize Android studio,…and then in Finder on Mac or Explorer on Windows,…
- 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
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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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