On a Mac or Linux machine, you will have to "cd" to the "Tools" directory, under where ever you put the the "android-sdk-(mac or linux)" folder.
EX. On a mac you would do the following:(Its prettty much the same on a PC, but there are .bat files to run ADB for you in the "tools" folder)
Now that you can start adb here is how you can use it. I pulled the following from my terminal:
i copied that ^^ off a topic i was readin bout rooting.
1.cd to tools directory? can someone explain what this means? how do i get this to work? how do i do this? (ive been lurkin for weeks still dont understand ) - how exactlydo i "Cd to tools directory"
2. "android-sdk-folder" - can someone enlighten me genrally what this is and how to work this