How to Connect your Android studio project to Firebase
In this tutorial, you will learn how to connect your Android project in Android studio to firebase so you can be able to integrate Firebase features like Authentication, Cloud Firestore, App distributions, Test Lab, Cloud storage, etc.
Follow the guide below to set up your project in Android studio
Goto Tools -> click you will see the dropdown in the image below then click on “Firebase”.
It will open the image below, you will see all the Firebase packages available in Android Studio and select the one you want to work with.
It will open the below image, you have two important steps to follow
1: Connect your app to Firebase
2: Add Cloud Firestore to your app
NOTE: login your Gmail details in your Android Studio first before proceeding to the next step.
Click “Connect to Firebase”, it will open the firebase console in your browser
The below image is giving you two options
1: Create a new project
2: Continue with an existing project
In this part, you will select “Add project”
The image below will give you an option to change the name of the project, then click “Continue”
For the image below just click “Continue”
Tick the checkboxes in this part
Just click “Continue”
It’s creating your project
your project is fully set up and ready for use, click “Continue”
Firebase is setting up your project
Now your project has been created in Firebase, click “Continue”
Now your Android Studio project is connected to Firebase
at this stage the project doesn’t support any Firebase package yet, you will need to configure it later.
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