How to set environment variables in windows for android development

Definition of environment variables.

Environment variables contains the path of windows already installed folders, software and files. The path representing string is  %windir% . There are lots of software installed on windows computer but every software run on a perfect compilation platform.

How to set environment variables in windows for android development.

1.Right click on My Computer > Properties.

windows properties

2. Click on Advanced system settings.

advanced system settings

3. Select Advanced > Environment variables.

set environment variables in windows for android development

4. Click on New under System variables.

new

5. Enter variable name as JAVA_HOME & variable value as C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jdk1.7.0_72 .

java_home

6. Now Find Path Select it then click on edit.

path

7. First type ; ( Semicolon ) separate then paste here Android SDK installation folder platform tools and tools folder path like i do. F:\Software\Android Development\Latest SDK manager\platform-tools ; F:\Software\Android Development\Latest SDK manager\tools .