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Emulator Does Not Load Crystal Ball App

Emulator loads with date and time and black background, but not Crystal Ball App saying "The answer is YES".

Text within Console box:

[2013-10-29 14:11:39 - CrystalBall] ------------------------------
[2013-10-29 14:11:39 - CrystalBall] Android Launch!
[2013-10-29 14:11:39 - CrystalBall] adb is running normally.
[2013-10-29 14:11:39 - CrystalBall] Performing com.example.crystalball.MainActivity activity launch
[2013-10-29 14:11:39 - CrystalBall] Automatic Target Mode: launching new emulator with compatible AVD 'avd1'
[2013-10-29 14:11:39 - CrystalBall] Launching a new emulator with Virtual Device 'avd1'
[2013-10-29 14:11:44 - Emulator] Failed to create Context 0x3005
[2013-10-29 14:11:44 - Emulator] emulator: WARNING: Could not initialize OpenglES emulation, using software renderer.
[2013-10-29 14:11:44 - CrystalBall] New emulator found: emulator-5554
[2013-10-29 14:11:44 - CrystalBall] Waiting for HOME ('android.process.acore') to be launched...
[2013-10-29 14:12:46 - CrystalBall] HOME is up on device 'emulator-5554'
[2013-10-29 14:12:46 - CrystalBall] Uploading CrystalBall.apk onto device 'emulator-5554'
[2013-10-29 14:12:49 - CrystalBall] Installing CrystalBall.apk...
[2013-10-29 14:14:13 - CrystalBall] Success!
[2013-10-29 14:14:13 - CrystalBall] Starting activity com.example.crystalball.MainActivity on device emulator-5554
[2013-10-29 14:14:16 - CrystalBall] ActivityManager: Starting: Intent { act=android.intent.action.MAIN cat=[android.intent.category.LAUNCHER] cmp=com.example.crystalball/.MainActivity }

1 Answer

Ben Jakuben
Ben Jakuben
Treehouse Teacher

Sorry for my late reply here...just cleaning up old unanswered posts. If anyone else comes across this problem, try one of the following:

  1. If the lock is showing on the screen, click on it, hold down the mouse button, and drag to unlock like on a real device.
  2. Restart Eclipse and the emulator
  3. Check out Genymotion as an alternative to the default emulator.