In this tutorial we will make our way to get Coordinates from GPS. We will use the emulator, will learn how to use the emulator and how to use the DDMS and how we can send coordinates from DDMS to our emulator. We will start with a very basic application that will get coordinates from the GPS and will display it in a Toast. In the second part of this tutorial we will use those coordinates and will make our Google Maps animate to that location automatically. For using Google Maps Basics follow the link


We will continue with the code in the above example, using the same API and AVD. First of all add the following permission in the AndroidManifest.xml file, if its not been already added.

Secondly check the AVD that is it with GPS support or not. As we can see in the hardware section that “GPS Support” has…

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