How-to Install Android Studio on Lubuntu 16.04 Xenial 32-64bit Easy Guide

May 23rd, 2016 by thelinuxevangelist

Android Studio IDE Quick-Start for Lubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux




The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started on Android SDK with Android Studio IDE for Lubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS i386/amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

The Android Studio is the Official IDE for Android Application Development, based on IntelliJ IDEA.

Especially relevant: Android App Development Requires a working Oracle Java JDK Installation.

Installing Android Studio IDE for Lubuntu 16.04 Xenial i386/amd64 - Featured

Android Studio IDE main Features list:

  • Flexible Gradle-based build system
  • Build variants and multiple apk file generation
  • Code templates to help you build common app features
  • Rich layout editor with support for drag and drop theme editing
  • Lint tools to catch performance, usability, version compatibility, and other problems
  • ProGuard and app-signing capabilities
  • Built-in support for Google Cloud Platform, making it easy to integrate Google Cloud Messaging and App Engine
  1. Download Android Studio IDE for Lubuntu Linux:

    Android Studio IDE Zip Linux
  2. Double-Click on Android Archive
    Extract into /tmp

    Android Studio IDE Quick-Start for Lubuntu 16.04 Xenial - extraction
  3. Open Terminal Shell emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Getting-Started with Android Studio IDE for Lubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Open Terminal
  4. Installing Required Packages for 64bit Systems

    sudo apt-get install lib32z1 lib32ncurses5 lib32stdc++6
  5. How-to Install Required Oracle Java JDK 8 on Ubuntu:

    Install Oracle JDK 8 for Ubuntu
  6. Relocate Android Studio IDE
    For a System wide installation we Set the superUser as Holder

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/android-studio

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Then Move the Android Studio content into the /opt Directory

    sudo mv /tmp/android-studio /opt/
  7. Making the Android SDK Tools Command-line Accessible
    Amend the User’s Path like:

    nano ~/.bashrc

    Append:

    export PATH=/home/[MYUSERNAME]/Android/sdk/platformtools:\
    /home/[MYUSERNAME]/Android/sdk/tools:\
    /opt/android-studio/bin:$PATH
    

    Ctrl+x to Save & Exit from nano editor :)

  8. Getting-Started with Android Studio App Development on Lubuntu Linux - Config Wizard

  9. Getting-Started with Android App Development:

    Android Studio Quick-Start Guide

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