Android Live TV

Updated:- 15 July 2020
Company:- Viavi Webtech - India
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Which Android Studio version is needed?

Latest Android Studio version is recommended, which can be downloaded from here:
http://developer.android.com/intl/en/sdk/index.html

We are using Android Studio 4.0 version. If you want to use that specific version go to Archive Section https://developer.android.com/studio/archive and Find 4.0 Version and download it.


How to Open The Project in Android Studio?

  • Open Android Studio > Open an Existing Android Studio Project > Select Your Project build. gradle file > ok
  • Select Project

How to change the package name?

You can change it easily from Android Studio. Here are the steps:

  • In the Project pane, click on the little gear icon.Uncheck/Deselect the Flatten Packages and Hide Empty Middle Packages option.
  • Your package directory will now be broken up in individual directories.
  • Individually select each directory you want to rename, and: Right-click itSelect RefactorClick on RenameIn the Pop-up dialog.
  • Click on Rename Package instead of Rename Directory Enter the new name and hit RefactorAllow a minute to let Android Studio update all changes.
  • Now open your build.gradle (Usually 'app' or 'mobile'). Update the applicationId to your Package Name and Sync Gradle, if it hasn't already been updated automatically.

Note: When renaming com in Android Studio, it might give a warning. In such case, select Rename All.


How to change app name?

  • Open Android Studio >AndroidLiveTVSeries > res > values > strings.xml
  • Enter your app name inside "app_name" string tag:
    <string name="app_name">AndroidLiveTVSeries</string>

Where to put Server Url in Application?

  • Select Project > go to Gradle Scripts> Gradle.properties
  • Open Gradle.properties
  • now if your Sever is http://www.abc.com so your service url like that
    http://abc.com/

How to Package Name in Admin Panel?

  • Select Verify Purchase
  • Put Android Package Name
  • Click Save
For getting package name go to app build.gradle where applicationId is the package name which you have to put in admin panel.
applicationId "com.example.livetvseries" here com.example.livetvseries is package name

Where to put Admob Publisher ID in Admin?

This is used for Admob GDPR

How to find AdMob App Id and add in application?

  • How to find App Id
  • How to add App ID strings.xml and AndroidManifest.xml

How to Change Ad id?

  • Open Settings
  • Select Admob Setting
  • There are seperated section of each type of ads
  • Now if you want to display ads in app side then make switch it on otherwise off
  • If their is Banner Ad Type if you want to display ads from which ad network Admob/Facebook
  • Click Save

How to change interstitial Ad Count?

  • Open Settings
  • Select Admob Setting
  • There one section related to Interstital ads
  • Now if you want to display ads in app side then make switch it on otherwise off
  • If their is Banner Ad Type if you want to display ads from which ad network Admob/Facebook
  • Now if you want to display interstital ads when user click 5 times in question list then put 5
  • Click Save

How to Generate Facebook Ads ID?

Open and login in Facebook Developer Website :- https://developers.facebook.com/

  • Click On My Apps
  • Click On Create App
  • If your app already exists then select your app
  • Enter App Name
  • Click On Products +
  • Click On Set Up button of Audience Network
  • Select your Business Manager Account or Create New One
  • Enter your app name
  • Click next
  • Click On Add of Android Section
  • Select App is not live
  • Click on Submit
  • Select the type of ad to create id
  • Write the steps to find that particular ad
  • Click on Create Placement
  • Generate Another Ad PlacementID:-
  • Go to side menu
  • Go to Integration > Properties
  • Now select your app
  • Now click on more option and click Create Placement
  • Enter your ad placement name
  • Select your ad type
  • Click Create Placement below
  • How to find your ad ids
  • Testing Facebook Ads inside app:-
  • Go to side menu
  • Click Testing inside Integration menu
  • Turn On Testing enabled
  • Ad your device advertising id to load facebook ads
  • Find Advertising ID -> In your device go to Google Setting > Ads > Your Advertising ID
  • Note :- Disable Testing when you upload your app to playstore

    Note :- To test facebook ads in your phone you have to either add your phone advertising id or you have to login to facebook app in your phone with the same account in which you have created app

    Review your app after your app is uploaded to playstore:-
  • Enter your app playstore url and click submit button
  • Tick The Audience Network SDK has been integrated into my app
  • Click on Confirm Manually
  • Add Your Payment Account if you havent added

How to change 'Splash Screen, Application Icon and MoreApp link'?

How To Change Application Icon

  • Open Android Studio > app > res >
  • Rename your icon with ic_launcher.png & ic_launcher_round.png and paste in all mipmap folders with there specific size

How To Change Splash Screen
  • Open Android Studio > app > res > drawable-nodpi > splash.jpg
  • Rename your splash screen image with splash.png and paste in drawable folder

How To Change MoreApp Link

  • Open Android Studio > app > res >values > strings.xml
  • Enter your Play Store Apps Link inside "play_more_apps" string tag:
    <string name="play_more_apps">https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=Viaan+Parmar </string>


How to enable/disable RTL?

  • Open Android Studio > app > res > values > strings.xml
  • Change isRTL to true if you want to enable or false if you want to disable
  • Change all the text below in your language

How to generate google-service.json for firebase analytic ?

Open https://console.firebase.google.com

  • Create New Project
  • Put Your Project Name & if you want to change country and location then change
  • Now you have to add app in new created project so click on Android Icon
  • Have to put package name and app name
  • Click on blue button to download that json file
  • Download google-service.json file and replace

How to Create App in OneSignal for Notification?

  • Open OneSignal Website >> onesignal.com
  • Login/Register in your account
  • Now ADD APP
  • Enter Your App Name
  • Select Platfrom as Android
  • Configure Platfrom >> Now in above step we create one project in firebase
  • Click on Setting icon >> Project Setting
  • Go to Cloud Messaging Tab
  • Copy Server Key & Sender Id
  • Now Paste that both ids in Configure Platfrom section
  • Select Native Android as Select SDK
  • Now Copy that Application of signal and paste in android side
  • Open Android Studio > App > build.gradle(Module:app)
  • Enter your Onesignal App id inside"onesignal_app_id"
    onesignal_app_id ="Your onesignal_app_id"
  • After that you have to sync gradle then run android application
  • Then click on Check Subscribed User in Install SDK
  • You will be seen green message-box
  • Now Done

How to Change One Signal Id And Rest Key in Admin?

  • In Top bar menu there is Settings > Keys & IDs
  • Now Open Admin Panel >> Notification >> Notification Settings

How to Change One Signal Notification App Icon in Application?

  • Open Android Studio > app > res
  • Rename your icon with ic_stat_onesignal_default.png and ic_onesignal_large_icon_default.png paste in all drawable folders


How to Send Notification From Admin?

  • Open Admin Panel > Notification > Send Notification
  • Enter title and message which are mandatory
  • Upload Image if you want to show in notificaiton. This is optional
  • If you want to send notification for particular item then choose in dropdown type. This is optional

How to Generate YouTube API Key?

To access the Android YouTube Player API on device we need to create an API key from Google API developer console. Follow the steps provided in below link: https://developers.google.com/youtube/v3/getting-started

For security, you have to enter package name and SHA-1 key in youtube API key in goole developer console.


How to Generate Signed APK?

Create New Keystore

  • Click Build > Generate Signed APK

  • Click On Create New or if you are updating app click choose existing

  • Select Keystore Path
  • Enter Keystore password and confirm password
  • Enter any name for alias
  • Enter key password and confirm password
  • Choose Validity Years
  • Fill rest of the details and click OK

  • Enter keystore password, alias name and key password and click next

  • Choose the signed apk destination
  • Tick the signatures
  • Click Finish

Note :- Please save the keystore and remember the keystore password, alias and key password. If you want to update app in future you have to use this keystore. With new keystore you cannot update your app


Change App all graphics

You will find all image into /res/drawable-mdpi/,/res/drawable-hdpi/,/res/drawable-xhdpi/ folder. Just create your own graphics and replace those files. Create seperate graphics of different device screen sizes & place them into other drawble folders (drawable-hdpi & drawable-xhdpi) with same file name found at drawable-mdpi folder. Check here for more information: Devices and Displays & Supporting Multiple Screens.


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Credits

I've used folowing sources into this app:

  • Admob
  • RecyclerView
  • androidsaripaarmaster
  • httpclient

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Vishal Parmar
Viavi Webtech-India