Android Studio AVD creation and false initial orientation

Android Studio AVD Creation Errors

Selecting landscape but emulator starts in portrait

Select portrait and edit config manually. Important properties are

in hardware-qemu.ini

  • hw.lcd.width = 1280
  • hw.lcd.height = 800
  • hw.initialOrientation = portrait

and in config.ini

  • skin.path=1280×800

Android Studio 1.2 created the following entry


This should be set to auto or a factor larger than this.

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