Installation steps for WP News app

Before you start

  • Current documentation was created to help you with quick installation and configuration of WP News application. Please, read it carefully to avoid most of potential problems with incorrect configuration.
  • Below chapter describes how to install Android SDK and Android Studio. You don't have to install Android Studio, but it's better. The project can be built without Android Studio, using Gradle and Android SDK. Gradle is a build system used for building final APK file.
  • Once you will have activated the theme you will need to change some of the pages and settings for optimal performance. That's why, please, do not contact Support center beforehand. Read firstly the documentation, implement all the steps following the instructions and only after that, if the issues persist, contact us.

Download and Install Java

If you have downloaded and installed Java JDK then move to next point.
Download & Install Java from here Java JDK
Download Java by clicking on Java Platform (JDK)

Install Android Studio

Download & Install Android Studio from here Download Android Studio
Android Studio
Run Android SDK Manager and download necessary SDK packages, make sure that you have installed Android SDK Tools, Android SDK Platform-tools, Android SDK Build-tools, Android Support Repository, Android Support Library and Google Play services.
Now you should be able to open/edit the Android project and build APK.