iOS Tutorial List of methods to access external resources or share to external apps

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There are all kinds of ways to share files with other apps or access external resources. Here is a short summary of the available methods:

- ActivityViewController (iPhone library):



Allows sharing text, images or files with third party apps.

https://www.b4x.com/android/forum/t...pp-with-activityviewcontroller.73159/#content

- DocumentInteraction (iPhone library):



Allows opening a local file with an external app.

https://www.b4x.com/android/forum/threads/open-local-files-with-external-apps.51941/#content

- CFBundleDocumentTypes (no library)

Allows opening external files with your app.

https://www.b4x.com/android/forum/threads/open-external-files-with-your-app.50525/#content

- DocumentPickerViewController (iUI8):



Allows importing external files from external apps including iCloud Drive. Files are copied to the local app.

https://www.b4x.com/android/forum/posts/625407/

- Camera (iMedia)

Allows picking photos or videos from photos library.

https://www.b4x.com/android/forum/threads/imedia-library-camera-and-videoview.46144/#content

- Phone.AddImageToAlbum / AddVideoToAlbum (iPhone library)
Adds a photo or video to the photos library.
 
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