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SUP: Installing Multiple HWC on Android Simulator

Objective: This document will give a detailed description how to install more than one hybrid web container on android simulator.


Tools Requirement: SUP 2.2.x, Eclipse Junos, Android Simulator


I am sure you must have tried with installing HWC on Android Simulator and must have done various customization for Android.




this will give step by step procedure for installing for than one container on Android Simulator.


1. Import the Hybrid Web Container project into the Eclipse.


  • File>Import>Existing Projects into Workspace
  • Select Archive file Android_HWC_2.2.4 available at C:\Sybase\UnwiredPlatform\MobileSDK22\HybridApp\Containers\Android




2. Open the AndroidManifest.xml file


  • At the Mainfest tab, you must be seeing com.sybase.hwc as package name. You change it to some other name lets say com.sybase.hwcNew






  • Replace all the references belong to com.sybase.hwc to com.sybase.hwcNew in AndroidMainfest.xml file
  • Save the project


3. Go to main project path HyrbridWebContainer>src>com.sybase.hwc


  • Right click >Refactor>Rename and change it to the new package name com.sybase.hwcNew (as mentioned in Step 2)






4. To change the application name, open strings.xml file available at  HybridWebContainer>res>values





     <!– Container –>

   <string name=”app_short_name”>Hybrid Web Container2</string>

          <string name=”hybrid_web_container”>Hybrid Web Container2</string>


NOTE:   You can change the new HWC app icon for differentiating this app from others.

Replace the icon.png image file with new image icon in drawable-hdpi, drawable-ldpi, drawable-mdpi files under  <project name>res





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      Author's profile photo Raman Korrapati
      Raman Korrapati

      Simple and nice. Thanks for sharing

      Author's profile photo Jitendra Kansal
      Jitendra Kansal
      Blog Post Author

      thanks Buddy !!!