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Useful Eclipse navigation shortcuts for java developer

I find that this article (10 Eclipse Navigation Shortcuts…) is great and will save you a lot of time in development/coding if you are programming in Eclipse. I personally prefer Intellij Idea for java development, but in case of Android

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HierarchyViewer missed in Android SDK r07 for Windows

I just updated to Android SDK-r07 and find out that I don’t have hierarchy-viewer tool anymore, what a nice surprise 🙂 I know this program is stored in hierarchyviewer.jar so just created the hv.bat in tools directory with just java

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How to view android sources in Eclipse

It’s not straightforward to

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How to launch android camera using intents

Instead of writing your own activity to capture the pictures you probably prefer (in most cases)  to use existent Camera activity which actually have good UI and features. It’s really easy to do, just launch it with Intent like in

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How to use autofocus in Android

I’m having Android G1 device and while I’m doing the photos with integrated camera software I see that device is trying to focus before taking the photos (I hear the beep and see green border after camera is focused) But

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