Force alarm sound

by kaloer » Sun, 10 May 2009 03:31:33 GMT


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 Hi,

Is it possible to force the volume up? I have an alarm that should
wake the user even if the phone is on silent mode.. Is that possible?

Thank you,
//Kaloer
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Force alarm sound

by Raphael » Sun, 10 May 2009 05:36:10 GMT


 


AudioManager manager = (AudioManager)
mContext.getSystemService(Context.AUDIO_SERVICE);
int max = manager.getStreamMaxVolume(AudioManager.STREAM_RING);
manager.setStreamVolume(AudioManager.STREAM_RING, new_volume, 0 /*flags*/);

See the AudioManager API for more details, especially which stream to
use and of course  you might have to change the ringer mode, cf
manager.setRingerMode(AudioManager.RINGER_MODE_NORMAL).

Please be nice to the user: only do so if the user checks a pref to
allow your app to modify his/her settings and remember to revert the
volume to what it was before ;-)

R/

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Force alarm sound

by kaloer » Sun, 10 May 2009 15:14:10 GMT


 Thank you, it works.
Yes, I'll let the user choose this feature :)





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