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Android Build a Simple Android App (retired 2014) Getting Started with Android Android Setup and the Crystal Ball Project

Emulator

the emulator wont open, I am seeing the android sign for 2 hours

2 Answers

Daniel Hartin
Daniel Hartin
18,106 Points

I had a similar problem! If your using Windows try lowering the ram memory of the virtual device(emulator) in the AVD manager. The lower the ram memory is usually the faster it opens

I would suggest get started with Geny Motion. Its really simple to set up and has lesser lags as compared to the default emulator by android.

And yes its free! :)

Hope it helps.

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