Android Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples
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Installing Android PDF Viewer APK File

This section provides a tutorial example on how to install the Android PDF Viewer APK file to the Android emulator using the 'adb' tool provided in the SDK package.

If you want to try the Android PDF Viewer on the emulator, you can install the downloaded APK file with the "adb" tool provided in the Android SDK package.

1. Run the Android emulator through the AVD Manager and wait for the emulator to be fully booted.

2. Install AndroidPdfViewer_1_0_1.apk to the Android emulator using the "adb" tool:

C:\local\android-sdk-windows\platform-tools>adb install \

212 KB/s (1433355 bytes in 6.573s)
        pkg: /data/local/tmp/AndroidPdfViewer_1_0_1.apk

3. Go to Android emulator and click the "Applications" icon. The "Android PDF Viewer" application is listed in the application list.

4. Click on "Android PDF Viewer" in the application list to run the application:
Android PDF Viewer - Start Screen

Last update: 2012.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Installation of Android SDK R17 and Emulator

 Installing JDK 1.7 on Windows System

 Installing Apache Ant 1.8 on Windows System

 Developing First Android Application - HelloAndroid

Android Application Package (APK) Files

 What Is APK File Format?

 Android PDF Viewer APK File Contents

Installing Android PDF Viewer APK File

 Copy PDF File to Android Emulator's File System

 Installing Adobe Reader APK File

 Android Debug Bridge (adb) Tool

 Android File Systems

 AboutAndroid - Application to Retrieve System Information Class and Activity Lifecycle

 View Objects and Layout Resource Files

 Using "adb logcat" Command for Debugging

 Build Process and Package File Content

 Building Your Own Web Browser

 Android Command Line Shell

 Android Phone - LG-P925g

 USB Debugging Applications on LG-P925g Phone

 Android Tablet - LG-V905R

 USB Debugging Applications on LG-V905R Tablet


 PDF Printing Version

Dr. Herong Yang, updated in 2012
Installing Android PDF Viewer APK File