Welcome!

Welcome to the official BlackBerry Support Community Forums.

This is your resource to discuss support topics with your peers, and learn from each other.

inside custom component

Java Development

Reply
Administrator
MSohm
Posts: 14,296
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry Z30, BlackBerry PlayBook
My Carrier: Bell

Search Blackberry Address Book By Name

Quote from the previous forum:


satyarajasekhar

Posts: 26
Registered: Jan, 2008

Search Blackberry Address Book By Name
Posted: Jul 24, 2008 9:31 AM
 
Hi,
i had written a code that retreives the blackeberry address book phone number from contact name. What iam currently doing is the manual searching of the address book.

My question is, is it possible to search the address book contacts using lookup methods instead of going through the search process manually using PIM. I had seen certain methods in BlackberryContactList named lookup and some other methods which are useful. Is it really possible to get a contact's details like email, phone numbers (Home, Work, and Mobile) by entering the name of the contact.

Please help me in this aspect.

Thanks


Yes this is possible by using the BlackBerryContactList.lookup method.  Please see the JavaDocs for more information.
Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

Please refrain from posting new questions in solved threads.
Problem solved? Click the Accept As Solution button.
Found a bug? Report it using Issue Tracker
Please use plain text.