How to Build an APK file for testing your Android Application?

Get an Android APK for Testing purpose

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After you finish developing an Android Application, you are required to carry out testing to ensure the quality of your application. Hence, in this blog, I will be providing an overview of building an Android APK for testing your android application.

Note: If you want more information about APK files, you can visit my previous blog provided in the link below.

Stepwise Procedure for Building an Android APK for Testing your Android Application

Step 1: First of all go to the toolbar and click on the ‘Build’ option. Then, select the ‘Build Bundle(s)/APK(s)’ option as shown in the image below.

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Step 2: Now, click on ‘Build APK(s)’ to generate an APK file.

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Step 3: After some time interval, your APK file will get created successfully. Then, in the information message dialogue box regarding Build APK(s), click on ‘locate’ as shown in the image below.

Note: You might as well go to ‘Event Log’ to locate your APK file.

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Step 4: Finally, in your file explorer you can view your ‘app-debug.apk’ file.

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