Installing the Win Usb Driver

A WinUsb-based driver is needed in order to use your Android-powered device for development on a Windows machine. The USB installation package can be found in the lt sdk gt usb driver folder of your SDK package. Note If you are connecting an Android-powered device to your computer for the first time, folllow the procedure to Perform a fresh installation. Android SDKs older than version 1.6 included a non-WinUsb-based driver for connecting your device. If you installed the older USB driver and...

The allowTask Reparenting attribute

If an activity has its allowTaskReparenting attribute set to true, it can move from the task it starts in to the task it has an affinity for when that task comes to the fore. For example, suppose that an activity that reports weather conditions in selected cities is defined as part of a travel application. It has the same affinity as other activities in the same application the default affinity and it allows reparenting. One of your activities starts the weather reporter, so it initially...