Android Question Problems with FileProvider and intent.

Discussion in 'Android Questions' started by Lowegaterecords, Dec 7, 2018.

  1. Lowegaterecords

    Lowegaterecords Member Licensed User

    Hi I'm having problems with the FileProvider, I can not open pdf files with an external app. I use an intent to view other apps, but no apps appear in the selection panel, a message appears saying (that the app for this intent has either been blocked or not installed) but outside of my app in the device are installed. I do not see the problem can someone help me?

    Code:
    Sub BtApriCon_Click
       
        
    File.Copy(File.DirDefaultExternal,FileName, Starter.Provider.SharedFolder,FileName)
        
    Dim ia As Intent
      
        ia.Initialize (ia.ACTION_VIEW,
    "" )
        Starter.Provider.SetFileUriAsIntentData(ia,LoadLink)
        ia.SetType ( 
    "application/pdf" )
        ia.WrapAsIntentChooser ( 
    "Select" )
        ia.Flags = 
    1 'FLAG_GRANT_READ_URI_PERMISSION
        StartActivity (ia)
        
    ToastMessageShow("Select App",True)
      

    End Sub
     
  2. Erel

    Erel Administrator Staff Member Licensed User

    Which version of Android are you using?
     
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