Welcome!

Welcome to the official BlackBerry Support Community Forums.

This is your resource to discuss support topics with your peers, and learn from each other.

inside custom component

Java Development

Reply
New Developer
Posts: 18
Registered: ‎02-26-2009
My Device: Not Specified

Loading a specific contact in edit mode

Hi!

 

I have a very simple thing to do, but I can't get it to work... I would like to open the address book application to a specified contact, opened in edit mode.  Is it possible? How can I achieve that?

 

Thanks in advance

BlackBerry Development Advisor
Posts: 15,727
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV
My Carrier: Bell

Re: Loading a specific contact in edit mode

You can use the Invoke class to launch the Address Book application.  Pass in an AddressBookArgument that includes the contact you wish to display.  This sample can be used as an example of how to read a contact (that you could then use in the AddressBookArgument).

 

How To - Access Address Book contacts
Article Number: DB-00147

http://www.blackberry.com/knowledgecenterpublic/livelink.exe/fetch/2000/348583/800332/800363/How_To_...

Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

Please refrain from posting new questions in solved threads.
Problem solved? Click the Accept As Solution button.
Found a bug? Report it using Issue Tracker