Tag: android-emulator

How to Pass Array to another activity?

I know that we can able to pass the any object with its value to another activity with the method putExtra() and getExtra methods. but now I want to know whether is it possible to pass the array to the another Activity or not? Or if it is then let me know how I can […]

Android opengl texture corruption

I am having problems with texture corruption on Android emulator (it runs fine on most android devices). The picture above is a reference rendering produced by emulator running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, everything looks as it should. The second picture is captured in emulator running Android 1.6. Note the corruption of some of the disabled […]

Change phone number in emulator – Android development

I need to set/change the phone number of the emulator for debugging purposes… Any help would be appreciated… Thanks 🙂

Why is it impossible to use the Speech Recorder on the Android emulator?

I am trying to run the Speech Recorder that comes with the Android 2.2 emulator. The problem is that the moment I click the “Record” button: It aborts with an error message “The application Speech Recorder (process com.android.speechrecorder) has stopped unexpectedly. Please try again.” The problem is that trying again doesn’t help. Now, I searched […]

Create custom titlebar in Android

I created a custom title bar for my application but I am having some problems implementing it. I want to change the color and the appearance for the text and title bar The layout of the styles.xml is as below: <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″?> <resources> <style name=”MyTheme”> <item name=”android:tabWidgetStyle”>@style/LightTabWidget</item> </style> <style name=”MyWindowTitleBackground” parent=”@android:style/WindowTitleBackground”> <item name=”android:background”>@android:drawable/title_bar</item> </style> […]

Is there an Android PCI card?

Does anyone know of a PCI card suitable for Android development? I find the emulator unusably slow (Linux 64-bit, quad-core, 8GB RAM), and a card I could hide in my desktop would be nice. I know there are USB options out there, but that means yet more kit I need to find a shelf for… […]

Debugging Android Widget Code In Eclipse

I am starting with Android programming with the help of Unlocking Android / Manning which came from Santa and is a pretty good book. After running a few little tests and examples, I’m moving towards developing the concepts for my own application. I want my App to execute as a Home Widget and I’m using […]

Reliable way of detecting whether an Android app is running in 'BlueStacks'

I would like to ascertain at run-time inside an Android app whether it is running within the BlueStacks Android emulator. This is so I can modify the way the app runs when running inside BlueStacks. BlueStacks does not support multi-touch so I want to implement an alternative to the standard pinch-to-zoom functionality my current app […]

LogCat & Console stopped working with Eclipse Android Emulator

The Console and LogCat printouts stopped working in Eclipse with the Android Emulator. I’m getting the following Exception in the Console [2011-11-10 11:04:58 – Unexpected error while launching logcat. Try reselecting the device.]device not found com.android.ddmlib.AdbCommandRejectedException: device not found at com.android.ddmlib.AdbHelper.setDevice(AdbHelper.java:736) at com.android.ddmlib.AdbHelper.executeRemoteCommand(AdbHelper.java:373) at com.android.ddmlib.Device.executeShellCommand(Device.java:319) at com.android.ddmuilib.logcat.LogCatReceiver$1.run(LogCatReceiver.java:100) at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source) Usually when the emulator is […]

Is it possible to discover and run third-party Android Instant Apps on an emulated device?

I’m currently trying to learn about Android instant apps. Since I don’t own any real devices that support them, I’m using the emulator (from Android Studio 3.0 Canary 9). I can successfully run “toy” instant apps (like this) on my emulated Nexus 5x (with Play Store), so I believe that my development environment is configured […]

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