To use Speed Search, select the tool window and then type your search query. Displays basic suggestions for variables, types, methods, expressions, and so on.Android Studio has three types of code completion, which you can access using keyboard shortcuts. If you call basic completion twice in a row, you see more results, including private members and non-imported static members.
On top of Intelli J's powerful code editor and developer tools, Android Studio offers even more features that enhance your productivity when building Android apps, such as: By default, Android Studio displays your project files in the Android project view, as shown in figure 1.
This view is organized by modules to provide quick access to your project's key source files.
All the build files are visible at the top level under Gradle Scripts and each app module contains the following folders: The Android project structure on disk differs from this flattened representation.
To see the actual file structure of the project, select Project from the Project dropdown (in figure 1, it's showing as Android).
You can also customize the view of the project files to focus on specific aspects of your app development. You can organize the main window to give yourself more screen space by hiding or moving toolbars and tool windows.
For example, selecting the Problems view of your project displays links to the source files containing any recognized coding and syntax errors, such as a missing XML element closing tag in a layout file. The project files in Problems view, showing a layout file with a problem. The Android Studio main window is made up of several logical areas identified in figure 3. You can also use keyboard shortcuts to access most IDE features.
At any time, you can search across your source code, databases, actions, elements of the user interface, and so on, by double-pressing the Shift key, or clicking the magnifying glass in the upper right-hand corner of the Android Studio window.
This can be very useful if, for example, you are trying to locate a particular IDE action that you have forgotten how to trigger.
Instead of using preset perspectives, Android Studio follows your context and automatically brings up relevant tool windows as you work.