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Add Android ADB path Mac OS X Mavericks

When we start developing Android Apps on is useful to add the Android SDK path variables to OSX so we can execute the platforms tools such as the “adb” in the Terminal and control your Android development set up.

The steps are:

– Download the SDK from the android official page
– Unzip the file and save in the Home folder for example
– Launch the Terminal App
– Navigate to the Home folder “cd ~/”
– Write the command “echo $PATH” to see your current environment variables. It will return something similar to the line 2 below

– Create the .bash_profile file with the command “touch .bash_profile” Continue reading