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Near Field Communication with Android Cookbook by Vitor Subtil

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Configuring an NFC-enabled testing AVD

We will create and configure an AVD based on the Open NFC Android Edition image. This virtual device will be able to exchange data between the NFC Simulator tool and therefore allows us to test our applications.

Getting ready

The following are the settings required for this recipe:

  • Make sure Open NFC Android Edition is properly configured in the Android SDK—refer to the Configuring the Open NFC Android add-on into your Android SDK recipe
  • Make sure you have downloaded Open NFC SDK Edition—refer to the Downloading Open NFC SDK Edition recipe
  • It's assumed that the Open NFC SDK Edition Core has been downloaded and extracted to the NFCBook folder in your home directory

How to do it…

We are going to use the Android Virtual ...

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