A few users are complaining that after installing the new update of Android studio they were not able to find or see the android native code’s layout preview, and shows an error.
The error message is: failed to initialize editor in android studio.
If you are also facing such type of error then this article will definitely be going to help you in fixing this unwanted error. Below various solutions are mentioned perform it one by one this execution will fix this annoying error.
What is Android Studio?
Android Studio is the authority/official Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for android application development. Android Studio gives more elements that upgrade our efficiency while building Android applications.
Android Studio was declared on 16th May 2013 at the Google I/O conference as an authority IDE for Android application development. It started its initial access review from version 0.1 in May 2013. The principal stable fabricated variant was released in December 2014 and begins from version 1.0.
Fixes failed to initialize the editor in android studio
There are two methods listed below to perform the listed steps one by one and this execution will help you in fixing the error, and then you can work efficiently with your Android Studio.
- Update Android Gradle Plugin.
- Repair IDE.
1] Update Android Gradle Plugin
To address the failure to initialize the editor in android studio You really need to update Android Gradle Plugin. Basically, update your Android studio.
- Open your File.
- Click on the Project Structure ( Ctrl + Alt + Shift + S ) -> Project.
- Then You need to update Android Gradle Plugin Version.
- Replace Android Gradle Plugin Version 7.3.0 with Gradle Version 7.4.
- Now, you need to invalidate the cache and restart your IDE will resolve your error.
Hope this execution will fix your error, if still you are facing any errors then move to the next method.
2] Repair IDE
Follow the listed steps to repair the IDE.
- Click on File.
- Select the Repair Your IDE option.
This execution will resolve your error and now you can see the android layout without facing the error.