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Android Development Tools for Eclipse by Sanjay Shah, Khirulnizam Abd Rahman

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SDK manager

SDK Manager is the tool to update Android SDK and manage the download of Android OS system images, documentations, and APIs. The icon appears, as shown in the following screenshot:

SDK manager

The SDK manager icon

The next screen to follow, as shown in the screenshot has a very long list. We need to be very decisive about what API level we need and select accordingly as the download may take significant time, depending upon the Internet speed. If not sure then choose the latest API level.

Expand the API level we want to issue and check the SDK platform. This download consists of the API for the corresponding level and the Android OS system image. By ...

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