Opening and Saving Projects on an Android

This article will cover the following topics:

  • Create a New Project
  • Open an Example Project
  • Open a Recent Project
  • Open an Existing Project
  • Save a Project
    • Save Using the File Menu
    • Save as a Copy

Create a New Project

A new project opens when VEXcode GO is opened. But, a new project can also be opened from the File Menu.

Select ‘New Blocks Project’ from the File Menu.

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Note: when creating a new project, a prompt will appear asking to save if the current project has not already been saved. See the ‘Save a Project’ section for details on how to save a project.

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Open an Example Project

Open an example project by selecting ‘Open Examples’ from the File menu.

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Open a Recent Project

Open the list of recent projects from the File menu.

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Then, select a recent project to open it.

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Open an Existing Project

Select ‘Open’ from the File Menu to open an existing project.

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Select the file to open a project.

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The project will open in the Workspace, and the name of the project will appear in the Project Name area.

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Save a Project

A project can be saved in VEXcode GO by using the File Menu and Save as a copy.

Save Using the File Menu

Open the File menu and select ‘Save.’

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The device’s file menu will then open.

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Use the keypad to name your new project.

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Select ‘Save’ after naming the project.

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After a project is saved, VEXcode GO will automatically save all changes in a project.

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Save a Copy

To make a copy of a project under a different name or in a different location, select ‘Save As’ in the File menu.

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