05 May 2020
In this tutorial you will learn how to install Android Studio the IDE for Android development on
Focal Fossa Linux.
In this tutorial you will learn:
How to install Android Studio
How to start Android Studio
Android Studio on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux
Software Requirements and Conventions Used
Software Requirements and Linux Command Line Conventions
Requirements, Conventions or Software Version Used
Installed Ubuntu 20.04 or upgraded Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa
Privileged access to your Linux system as root or via the
# - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of
$ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user
How to Install Android Studio on Ubuntu 20.04 step by step instructions
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Install desired Java version. For example in this case we will go with Java
$ sudo apt install openjdk-11-jdk
Next, open a terminal window and proceed with installation of Android Studio by using the
$ sudo snap install android-studio --classic
This may take some time so be patient.
Alternatively, you can start the Android Studio using the bellow command:
Once the installation of Android studio is complete, you can start the application from activities menu by searching for the
If any, import settings from previous Android Studio installation
Select whether to send usage statistics.
Select Android Studio install type
Select UI Theme
Summary of installation settings
Consider Android KVM installation. Click
Wait for Android SDK download to complete
Android Studio is now complete. Ready to start new Android Studio project.