Android Studio Project: Create a PDF Reader App

  • by Lurnweb
  • Course level: All Levels
  • Categories Development
  • Duration 02h 22m
  • Total Enrolled 0
  • Last Update April 20, 2021

About Course

This class enables generating a PDF document from native Android content. You create a new document and then for every page you want to add you start a page, write content to the page, and finish the page. After you are done with all pages, you write the document to an output stream and close the document.


Android Studio is easy to use and a free development environment to learn on. The best way to learn an array of technologies and concepts is to create an app that encompasses them all. Typically the app should neither be too simple nor too complex. It should be somewhere between. Those types of apps are what we create in this course. In this course, we are going to build a PDF Reader app while helping you learn the technology.

Refine your coding skills as a mobile app developer today by programming a PDF Reader application in Android Studio! This course demonstrates simple steps to create your own PDF Reader Android App. You can create your own PDF reader App that will read out the text in any PDF file. The application you build uses the TextToSpeech method to convert the text to speech and speak out in the locale language you have set in your App.

Android Studio is the backbone of our application, as we will develop our app using android studio. It will help you understand the layouts, buttons, and action handling. In this course, you will comprehend the lectures by step-by-step instructions on setting up your Android studio. Learning Android studio can be an excellent pro in your career.

In this course, you will learn to create a pdf reader in your android application and also how to load a pdf file from your internal or external storage to your android application and enable previewing right in your app. But this course will focus majorly on the first which is how to build a pdf reader application.

The Uniqueness of this course

This course will give you the opportunity to learn about opening, viewing creating, and editing PDFs, customizing settings for PDF creation, and advanced PDF settings, including features like bookmarks, adding multimedia content and interactivity, Combining and Rearranging PDFs, Exporting and Converting Content, Collaborating. You will also get to know about creating and Working With Portfolios, getting Started With Forms, and Professional Print Production.

In addition, you will learn about creating a PDF Reader application, displaying specific or all pages from PDF, displaying PDF from Assets folder, adding padding between pages, creating passwords, and scrolling through PDF pages vertically or Swipe horizontally.

By the end of this course, you will learn the following:

  1. Automating routine tasks and document protection and security.
  2. Launching an easy-to-use User Interface with permission to load and read data.
  3. Creating customizable features to apply the knowledge to your work.
  4. Scale, rotate, split, join, crop, transform, and manipulate PDF pages.

What Will I Learn?

  • How to create an Android app like a professional.
  • How to use Android studio.
  • Concepts and terms involved in app development.
  • How to fix bugs.

Topics for this course

5 Lessons02h 22m

Section 1 : You can have your own PDF Reader app today in Android Studio!

Lecture 2 : Setting up permissions loading data and reading files00:31:00
Lecture 3 : Implementing PDF view, displaying PDF, features bar00:26:00
Lecture 4 : Implementing item selection and background colors00:26:00
Lecture 5 : Fixing bugs, implementing rename and delete features00:32:00

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Material Includes

  • More than 2-hours of video lectures
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  • Self-paced learning.


  • No pre-requisites are required.
  • A laptop or PC with a strong internet connection.
  • Interest in learning.

Target Audience

  • Anybody who wants to create their android applications.
  • Beginners who are interested in Android app development.
  • Anybody who wants to get a job as Android developer.