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Android Studio - How to change app icon (ic_launcher)

Changing your applications icon (ic_launcher) is a common occurrence when developing your android application. Here's quick steps on how to do this quickly in Android Studio.

In the Android view right click on the "app" folder.Select New -> Image AssetIn the window shown, choose Asset Type as image and select the icon you want.Press next and then Finish.
It's as easy as that! Hopefully saves you a little time rather than manually updating all the ic_launcher files manually for the various resolutions.

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