I bet you is gonna be a super hit !!!
lets you create your own Android apps & that too on a browser ,
and best thing about it is that you donot need to be
You can download the latest jdk from www.java.com
of the software , if it does so then specify it as
because this is where the adb.exe file is located .
google account to appinventor.googlelabs.com.
your first app .
name it MyHome .
your family member ,when you click on the pic a call is
established to the family member .
you need to add the phone component .The Phone component
is available in the Social Tab of the Pallete .
On your browser click on the Open Block Editor Button .
A file will be downloaded(AppInventorForAndroidCodeblocks.jnlp)
Double Click on the file and wait till the Block Editor opens , it may
take sometime though around 30-50 secs .
Once the block editor is open the next step is to connect it with
a device .
If you are using a emulator click on New Emulator& select a emulator .
Now click on Connect to the Device button & wait till the device is
Step 7 .
Select Button1 on My Blocks Editor .
From the list of options select the Onclick block
Select Phone Call on My Blocks Editor
Form the list of options select the MakePhoneCall Block
So finally you are done with the application logic & you can
download it to your Android Phone or computer to use .
If you want to emulate it in an emulator then you will have
to install it on your computer .
Download the app you have created :- For that next to the
Open Block Editor Button you have one more button that
gives to the option of downloading it to the computer .
For trying your app on a emulator :
1. Download the app and place the app in the folder
Make the root directory of cmd prompt as
cd C:\Program Files\Appinventor\commands-for-Appinventor
3. Install the apk file my running the command
adb install MyHome.apk
So you have finally installed the apk file & now you can
view your working MyHome app on your emulator !!!!!!
If you still have any problems creating your first app , please do
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