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IntelliJ IDEA lets you create Gradle-based Android applications.

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Before you start create Android projects using Gradle, make sure you have the following prerequisites:

  • You have the latest Android Sdk downloaded and installed on your computer.
  • You have Gradle version 1.8. downloaded and installed on your computer.
  • The Gradle plugin and Android plugin are enabled.
    The plugins are bundled with IntelliJ IDEA and activated by default. If they are not, enable the plugin.

Android-Gradle support

The Android-Gradle support includes the following:

  • Ability to create a Gradle-based Android project from scratch.
  • Support of a code generation in build scripts.
  • Ability to build, test and launch Android projects in IntelliJ IDEA.

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Last modified: 13 July 2016