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Mastering Android Studio 3 by Kyle Mew

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Editor windows

Naturally, the most important of all the windows in an IDE are those where we create and modify the code that underlies all our apps. Not only do we use editors for our XML and Java, there are, among others, editors for simplifying other resources, such as translations and themes. However graphical the editor may be, all Android resources end up as XML files in the res directory.

It is quite possible to create most Android resources without ever having to write any code at all. Themes can be created with the corresponding editor with nothing more than a few clicks of a mouse. Nevertheless, if we are to consider ourselves as experts, it is important that we have a good understanding of the underlying code and how and where Studio ...

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