Time for action – starting an Android virtual device
You will have to do a little digging deep into the Android SDK folders to find the Android Virtual Device setup program, and you might well want to make a shortcut or alias to it for quicker access.
- Navigate to the Android SDK
tools folder, located at
C:\Program Files (x86)\Android\android-sdk\ on Windows, and in your
Documents:android-sdk-macosx:tools folder on Mac.
- Open AVD Manager on Windows, or Android on Mac (it looks like a Unix executable - just double-click on it, and the application will open via a command-line window).
- If you're on Mac, select Manage AVDs… from the Tools menu.
- Select Tablet from the list of devices (there are only two when you have first installed the android SDK - you ...