HOW TO USE ADB , DDMS & TAKING AN LOGCAT ..etc
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WHAT IS ADB???
SETTING UP ADB :-
3) Android SDK Setup
Once the Android SDK is downloaded and installed, launch the SDK Manager application from your Start menu.
Enable the Android SDK tools and SDK Platform-tools checkbox and click the Install button. This downloads and installs the platform-tools package, which contains ADB and other utilities.
After installing these packages , Go to the place where you installed ANDROID SDK . IN MY CASE , IT IS :-
If you used a different install location, you’ll find ADB in the platform-tools directory,inside your ANDROID-SDK directory .
Browse to platform tools and hold Shift and right-click inside it, and select Open command window here...
NOW YOU WILL SEE THIS :-
Note :- To use ADB with your Android device
To test whether ADB is working properly, connect your Android device to your computer using a USB cable and run the following command:
Now it will show the devices connected
Now you have sucessfully installed ADB and now we are good to go further..
WHAT IS A LOGCAT :-
Logcat is the command to view the internal logs of the Android system. Viewing logs is often the best way to diagnose a problem, and is required for many issues. This way you'll find out what apps are doing in the background without you noticing.
TAKING AN LOGCAT :-
Now type this in the terminal
you shall have a log file called name of logcat.txt inside your ADB folder.