How To Eliminate Preferences Values Database?

by Massimo Barbera » Fri, 19 Dec 2008 03:03:38 GMT


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 Dear all,

I have a PreferenceActivity whose structure is described in a
preferences.xml file:
we know this leads to construct a GUI interface trough which you can
change the value of our preferences

For testing purposes I have changed the value of one preference
(android:key="my_value") from a class external to my
PreferenceActivity, trough editor.putBoolean("my_value", value);

now each time the PreferenceActivity is started, I have an exception.

How can I reset "my_value" ?

Thanks in advance!

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How To Eliminate Preferences Values Database?

by Mark Murphy » Fri, 19 Dec 2008 03:37:38 GMT


 


Manually, you can reset it by deleting the preferences data in your 
emulator -- it's an XML file found in:

/data/data/your.package.name.here/shared_preferences

You can use adb shell, DDMS's File Explorer, or the like to get rid of 
the file.

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How To Eliminate Preferences Values Database?

by Xavier Mathews » Fri, 19 Dec 2008 04:06:12 GMT


 Yea Delete your prefrence data... be sure that the xml can not convert
to rss! Then delete the older file from the explorer.






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How To Eliminate Preferences Values Database?

by Michael » Fri, 19 Dec 2008 05:13:08 GMT


 


You realize that RSS is just an XML file with a particular schema, yes?
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How To Eliminate Preferences Values Database?

by Massimo Barbera » Fri, 19 Dec 2008 18:03:24 GMT


 Guys, I have used the DDMS's File Explorer to get rid of preferences
XML and it works fine.


Thanks!
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