How to add Eclipse Code Formatter file in Android Studio-ThrowExceptions

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What I have:

I have a customised code format (.xml) file that my team wants to use in our project. This file includes predefined coding styles and conventions for java file.

What I want to do:

Now I have to add this formatter as a default code format, so that when click the shortcut of auto code format, the entire file will be formatted according to the the conventions defined in the formatter.

How to solve:

After a long 2days effort I managed the steps to integrate Eclipse Code Formatter in Android Studio

Here I am sharing step by step procedures to integrate Eclipse Code Formatter in Android Studio:

Step 1: Go to the Plugins Section of Android Studio.
The easiest way is Click Shift twice and type Plugins. Now go to the plugins menu.

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Step 2: Click on Browse Repositories

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Step 3: Type Eclipse Code Formatter in the search box. Select it and Click Install button in the right section

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Step 4: After successful installation you can see a blue Eclipse Icon in the top pen

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Step 5: Now go to Settings >> Other Settings >> Eclipse Code formatter

Click the Browse button.

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Step 6: Then select the Code Format XML file

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Thats it

Any time you click the code formatting command your full code will be formatted according to the code formatter.

Code formatting shortcut:

Windows:
Ctrl + Alt + L

Linux:
Ctrl + Start + Alt + L

Mac:
Option + Command + L

In case anyone want to see how the code formatter xml looks, you can check this one.

One of the mostly used code style used by google is here.

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