Originally published on my blog
In this quick tip, I'll show you how easy it is to simulate an incoming call or SMS to an emulator in Android Studio.
In Android Studio, go to
Tools->Android->Android Device Monitor
Select the Emulator on the left (you have to run it first - do that through
Tools->Android->AVD Manager), then the
Emulator Control tab, insert the number, select
SMS and click the
See both of these functions in action:
In this short tip, I showed you how easy it is to simulate an incoming call or SMS to an emulator in Android Studio.
Android Device Monitor allows you to set other stuff as well, like for example the current location, Network preferences (to test your app in not so ideal connectivity situations), etc.
Hope this helps 💪