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TheOncomingStorm
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎02-11-2012
My Device: Torch 9810
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No icon after installing application

I'm getting back into coding after a VERY long time (over 12 years) and am easing myself in with HTML5 development for the Playbook. I managed to put together a very simple little app, mainly as a test of the packaging and  submission procedure...and maybe to get a free Playbook for my wife who covets my 64gb baby!

 

Anyway, got everthing packed up and signed using Ripple (a great program once I worked out how to use it) and sent it off.

 

Last night I got a reply that it had been rejected because 'No icon after installing application'.

When I sent the thing off to Blackberry I included two .png files, one of which was to be used as an icon but I think I was also supposed to include this in the packaged file...am I right in thinking I should have added a line of code in the XML file to define this?

 

I feel like a total **bleep**...like the time I handed in a test paper at Uni without putting my name on it! 

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astanley
Posts: 1,382
Registered: ‎07-02-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Bold 9900
My Carrier: Bell

Re: No icon after installing application

Welcome to BlackBerry WebWorks development!

 

Yes, you specify your homescreen icon and name in the WebWorks config.xml file.

 

Here is a sample config.xml file:

https://bdsc.webapps.blackberry.com/html5/documentation/ww_developing/code_sample_creating_a_bb_widg...

 

Here is a guide for each of the elements from this file.

https://bdsc.webapps.blackberry.com/html5/documentation/ww_developing/working_with_config_xml_file_1...

 

 

Also, for your interest, check out some existing sample applications published on github:

https://github.com/blackberry/WebWorks-Samples 

 

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