Hi, please help with installing an .apk

by Dr. Tingrong Lu » Fri, 02 Jan 2009 19:19:29 GMT


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 Hi,

I'm trying to write a code to install an apk on SDK1R2. I read your posts on 
google groups, and copied the code like below. but the code doesn't work. Did I 
miss anything? Thanks. 




 public void insAPK() {
    Uri data = Uri.parse("file://sdcard/an1115.apk");
    try {
        Intent intent = new Intent(Intent.ACTION_VIEW);
        intent.setDataAndType(data, "application/vnd.android.package-archive");
        startActivity(intent);
    } catch (Exception e) {
        Log.e("insAPK", e.getMessage());
    }
 }
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