Monthly Archives: April 2013

Handling “column ‘_id’ does not exist” Error When Using CursorAdaptor

1. Check whether the primary key in your table is called “_id”.  Android’s CursorAdaptor will always try to look for “_id” column even when the primary key name is explicitly changed/defined in create table statement listed in the sqllite3 manual (http://www.sqlite.org/lang_createtable.html see row ids and primary key). The easiest way to get rid of this error […]

Eclipse For Visual Studio Addict

I love Visual Studio. I think it’s one product that Microsoft actually done right. Unfortunately, I can’t use Visual Studio to develop an Android application so I’m stuck with Eclipse. Here’s a collection of question I’ve asked/things that make me said “I miss my VS” when developing in Android. This list hopefully will be updated […]