It is time to run your "Hello World" React Native application—the same application that you have already run in iOS. In this lesson, learn how to test your React Native Android applications using an Android AVD.
- [Instructor] Now that we have Android Studio installed…and our environment is appropriately configured…to develop Android applications,…we are almost ready to run…our Hello, World application in Android.…The first thing that we need to do…is set up an Android virtual device,…an emulator that we can use to run our application.…So, to do that I'm going to open up the Android Studio…and the first time we open the Android Studio…before we actually open a project,…it will show us this screen…which asks us to select a project.…We can go ahead and open an existing project…and we can just go to our exercise files on the desktop…and find chapter two, chapter two finish,…there's our Hello, World project…and within the project we have an iOS folder…as well as an Android folder.…
I'm just going to go ahead and select the Android folder…and click OK.…So, this is going to open up our Android project…within the Android Studio.…Now, we do not need to use the Android Studio…to develop this project,…the only reason we've even opened this project…
- How React Native works
- Running an iOS app
- Debugging an app
- Working with components
- Creating style sheets
- Preparing a color list and color info
- Using the navigator
- Fetching data
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 08/21/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover Android setup and running the Android emulator. In addition, the following topics were updated: building color info component, fetching data, and incorporating a WebView.