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Registered: ‎06-11-2009
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Detecting application switch

Hello,

 

Does anyone know how to detect if my application has been switched?
I'm working on one that contains sensitive data, and I'd like to have the application automatically logout when the application is switched to something else.

 

Thanks,

 

Joel Barnard

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Re: Detecting application switch

Simply override Application.deactivate(), it gets called when the application is sent to background (like when application switch gets invoked) and you can do all your processing there.

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