On some platforms Android Studio won't work out of the box.
System Properties -> Advanced -> Environmental variables
Add New Variable
Variable name: JAVA_HOME
Variable value: C:/Program Files/Java/jdk1.8.0_25
Android Studio ConfigurationOpen up Android Studio.
Select SDK Manager.
Install the correct SDK build tools and corresponding SDK platform. This tutorial is targeting Android 4.3.1 and above.
Now select Project Defaults.
Select Project Structure and make sure the settings are correct.
First ProjectGo back to the Quick Start and select New Project.
Select the target platforms and API. The tutorial uses API 18 Android 4.3.
Select the type of activity.