Android Build an Interactive Story App User Input Creating the Project

I get a gradle sync failed error message upon creating the project for the first time.

Error Message: Error:Could not find common.jar (android.arch.core:common:1.0.0). Searched in the following locations:

I am currently trying to solve it on my own but I'm not seeing much through online forms with this specific error.

I found out I was on android studio 2.3.3 and just updated to 3.1.1 although it still dose not work properly

1 Answer

connect your pc through the Internet and go to option "Build>Rebuild Project". or make sure your gradle is selected to "use default gradle wrapper". to check that go to "file>setting>Gradle" than select the "Use default gradle wrapper(recommended)".