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Android

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
STAFF
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.