Android Programming for Beginners - Contacts Application

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn to work with Activity Results

Learn to work costume listview Adapter

Learn to work with Intents Actions for Sending SMS and Make a phone Call

Clock1.5 hour
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project you'll learn to create a simple Contacts application. this application will have the ability to call or send sms to different contacts. Also the user can add new Contact to the contacts list. throughout this project we are going to work with, Costume Listview Adapters, Intent Actions, button click listeners and Cardviews. this project is for those who are looking for a simple practice to test their knowledge of Android programming. Note: This project works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

  • Android Software Development
  • Java Programming
  • Java
  • Xml
  • Costume ListView Adapter

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Creating UI xml file of the Main Activity

  2. Creating layout of our Costume Adapter

  3. Creating our Costume Listview adapter

  4. Adding the Ability to call and send sms to contacts

  5. Adding the Ability to Add new contacts to our project

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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