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Posts: 41
Registered: ‎05-24-2009
My Device: Storm 9530

Is it possible to override the incoming call screen?

I'm thinking about writing my own version of the "incoming call" screen. Is this possible? I know you can let listeners for this kind of thing, but is there a way to disable the default incoming call screen, detect that there's a call, and then push a new screen on to the stack?

 

Thanks in advance.

 

jlgosse

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Posts: 220
Registered: ‎09-09-2008
My Device: Bold 9780
My Carrier: Telstra AU

Re: Is it possible to override the incoming call screen?

hey,

 

this feature is coming 5.0 

 

http://www.blackberry.com/developers/docs/5.0.0api/net/rim/blackberry/api/phone/phonegui/PhoneScreen...

 

The JDE 5.0 beta 4 is properly the best start as u can already code ur stuff.....

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Re: Is it possible to override the incoming call screen?

pre 5.0 it is not possible, the incoming call screen is a global screen with the highest priority, you can't use this priority yourself on a real device as it will net you a securityexception.
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