Now that you have created your first Android Studio project, you will understand what is going on. Before you start programming, you need to familiarize yourself with the navigation through the project. How is everything structured? Which settings can you change in the project? How can you change these settings and what do they mean?
This chapter is designed to introduce the structure of a project in Android Studio. We will start by examining the project navigation panel. Then we will go through the most important folders in our project—
libs—and the folders under
src/main, and you will learn how to change the project settings.
These are the topics we'll be covering in this chapter: