Launch ADB commands from Grunt

Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import gruntAdb from '';



Launch ADB commands from Grunt

Getting Started

This plugin requires Grunt ~0.4.0 and the adb command.

If you haven't used Grunt before, be sure to check out the Getting Started guide, as it explains how to create a Gruntfile as well as install and use Grunt plugins. Once you're familiar with that process, you may install this plugin with this command:

npm install grunt-adb --save-dev

Once the plugin has been installed, it may be enabled inside your Gruntfile with this line of JavaScript:


adb task

Run this task with the grunt adb command.

This plugin uses registerMultiTask so you can define multiple commands to execute.

Task targets, files and options may be specified according to the grunt Configuring tasks guide.

Available commands & options

The options wait, debug, and device are defined for all commands.


The path to the .apk file to install


The component to lauch.

You can optionnaly specify a particular action (Intent) to use.

Usage Example

    adb: {
      step_one: {
        install: 'MyProject.apk'
      step_two: {
        launch: 'org.mycompany.MyProject/.Main'