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Android Build a Simple Android App (2014) Getting Started with Android Creating the Fun Facts Project

The android studio is not loading the phone in the preview box. I have blank box and it says rendering problems.

I installed the android studio and created a new project. So on the Android Studio screen I am suppose to see the cellphone which I don't see. The error is something like this: Rendering problems The following classes could not be found: -andriod.support.v7.internal.widget.ActionBarOverlayout (Fix Build Path, Create class) Tip: Try to build the project.

1 Answer

Hey Sandeep,

I had similar problems and found these answers from Stack Overflow to be very helpful:

PROBLEM 1:: "android.support.v7.internal.widget.ActionBarOverlayLayout could not be instantiated"

ANSWER 1:: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/29987223/android-support-v7-internal-widget-actionbaroverlaylayout-could-not-be-instantia#answer-29993270

PROBLEM 2:: "Execution failed for task ':app:compileDebugAidl': aidl is missing"

ANSWER 2:: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/29766830/execution-failed-for-task-appcompiledebugaidl-aidl-is-missing#answer-30598930

I hope this helps!

Chi