Solved

Which folder to place images and XML files for Android development using Eclipse?

Posted on 2013-06-09
3
620 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-11
Hello Android Experts,

I want to bring in an image (.png) file into Android that I created using Photoshop, which Drawable folder do I place the image in using Eclipse?

Also, I have an external XML file I need to import for parsing to display the data using a Listview, where do I place that file?

Thank you!
0
Comment
Question by:Modifier1000
3 Comments
 
LVL 86

Expert Comment

by:CEHJ
ID: 39232811
Make a resources folder at the root of the package tree and put them in there
http://technojeeves.com/joomla/index.php/free/120-loading-files-as-resources-in-java-with-eclipse
0
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
Chris Harte earned 500 total points
ID: 39235337
Starting at the root directory of your project, the xml goes in the directory
/res/xml

and your images go in
/res/drawable-hdpi.

If you are using them as raw data, put them in
/res/raw.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Modifier1000
ID: 39238363
Just what I needed.
0

Featured Post

Live: Real-Time Solutions, Start Here

Receive instant 1:1 support from technology experts, using our real-time conversation and whiteboard interface. Your first 5 minutes are always free.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Calendar and Email kept in Andriod 6 35
Measure and control tethering schedule 2 29
jboss wildfly 10.1 10 85
Samsung S5 - Bricked?? 5 48
Java functions are among the best things for programmers to work with as Java sites can be very easy to read and prepare. Java especially simplifies many processes in the coding industry as it helps integrate many forms of technology and different d…
Basic understanding on "OO- Object Orientation" is needed for designing a logical solution to solve a problem. Basic OOAD is a prerequisite for a coder to ensure that they follow the basic design of OO. This would help developers to understand the b…
This tutorial covers a step-by-step guide to install VisualVM launcher in eclipse.
This tutorial will introduce the viewer to VisualVM for the Java platform application. This video explains an example program and covers the Overview, Monitor, and Heap Dump tabs.

776 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question