Plugin is a software component which adds a specific feature to a computer program. It helps you to make your work more efficient, rational and fun. If you want to get more done in a less time, plugins are the best decision. In this article, we will consider 5 the most useful Android studio plugins.
1. Key Promoter X
The first one is the Key Promoter X, which helps you to learn essential shortcuts while you are working. When you use the mouse on a button inside the IDE, the Key Promoter X shows you the keyboard shortcut that you should have used instead.
2. Rainbow Brackets
The next is Rainbow Brackets. It adds rainbow brackets and rainbows parentheses to your code. Color coding your brackets makes it easier to find paired brackets so that you don’t get lost in a sea of identical brackets.
3. Json To Kotlin Class
Json to kotlin Class is a plugin to generate Kotlin data class from JSON string, in another word, a plugin that converts JSON string to Kotlin data class. With this you can generate Kotlin data class from JSON string programmatically.
4. ADB Idea
A plugin for Android Studio and Intellij IDEA that speeds up your daily android development:
- Uninstall App
- Start App
- Clear App Data
- Kill App
- Restart App
- Clear App Data and Restart
Codeglance is a plugin that displays a zoomed out overview or minimap similar to the one found in Sublime into the editor pane. The minimap allows for quick scrolling letting you jump straight to sections of code. Codeglance works with both light and dark themes using your customized colors for syntax highlighting.
6. Android Drawable Importer
Android Drawable Importer is a plugin for adding images to your project. You can easily import an icon from Material Icons or Android Icons, set a format, size, color and multiple dimensions. You can also import a regular image and automatically resize it for target densities.