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Launch app from Android runtime app

Hi all,

Is it possible to launch another app installed on the phone from my app ?

 

Thanks.

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Re: Launch app from Android runtime app

Hey there,

 

Launching another application from within your own application is unsupported.

 

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    Justin

Justin Jasmann | Android Application Development Consultant
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Re: Launch app from Android runtime app

Thanks for the response!

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Mobile developer freelance - QtQuick - Cascades - WP7 - Android
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Registered: ‎09-12-2012
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Re: Launch app from Android runtime app

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This code works :

 

Intent l_launchIntent = getPackageManager().getLaunchIntentForPackage("com.example.projettest");
startActivity(l_launchIntent);

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Mobile developer freelance - QtQuick - Cascades - WP7 - Android
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