How To Create Raw Folder In Android Studio

Raw folder in Android is used to keep mp3 or ogg audio files and also video files. The raw folder is created inside res folder: main/res/raw. So we will simply create it inside res folder:

How To Create Raw Folder In Android Studio

Step 1: There is no pre featured option in Android for adding raw folder unlike Assets folder. Open App folder and select res folder

Step 2: Right click on res folder, select New> Directory, then studio will open a dialog box and it will ask you to enter the name.

Creating Directory in Res Android Studio

Step 3: Write “raw” and click OK. Open res folder and you will find your raw folder under it.

raw in Android studio

Now you have created raw folder in your project.

Next Step: How To Add & Play Audio File In Raw Folder


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