As we mentioned at the end of the last section, debugging/logging will be critical for us when we start writing new code. If you have ever tried to fix an issue blind without a log or ability to debug, then you will quickly appreciate the value of a good debugger. As it so happens, Chrome has a great set of tools that will help us do just that. Work through the following steps to set up remote web debugging on your Android device:
- Connect your device to your computer with a USB.
- Open Command Prompt window.
- Validate your connection by entering this:
- The output of that command should show your connected device. You may be able to get away with bypassing this step, but you can avoid plenty of frustration ...