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Posts: 154
Registered: ‎02-01-2009
My Device: Torch, PlayBook and Dev Alpha
My Carrier: SFR

Keyboard Listener in background / headless



I'd like to be notified of keyboard events as a key is pressed.


In particular, I'd like manage the keys not managed by the BlackBerry OS as you use an external keyboard (as multimedia keys....)




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Registered: ‎04-08-2010
My Device: Passport Silver, PRIV
My Carrier: Telekom.de, O2, Vodafone

Re: Keyboard Listener in background / headless

you can listen for all keys from extzernal keyboards using KeyListener

but only if the app is in the foreground, not while minimized or headless

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