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Registered: ‎10-15-2008
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Can I close other application using ApplicationDescriptor?

Hi.

 

Can I close some application(s) even if it is not application which I launched?

 

I can't find it in ApplicationManager's methods list.

 

 

 

BlackBerry Development Advisor
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Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV
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Re: Can I close other application using ApplicationDescriptor?

No, this is not supported.

 

However, if you have created both applications you could fire a global event to the other application that tells it to close itself.

 

What Is - Global Events and Global Event Listeners
Article Number: DB-00145

http://www.blackberry.com/knowledgecenterpublic/livelink.exe/fetch/2000/348583/800332/800620/What_Is...

Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

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