Display Dialog from notification

by julius » Wed, 03 Mar 2010 02:41:51 GMT


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 Hi,

I have a situation where I have a broadcast receiver which creates a
notification and the notification, when selected, sends the
application to a new Activity with a yes/no AlertDialog. I have two
questions:

1. Is it possible to show an AlertDialog (from the notification)
without sending the user to a new Activity? (This way the user can
click No and resume working in any other application)

2. A ListActivity already exists in this application. If the user
clicks yes the user should be send to this existing Activity.
Currently I'm dong this from a new activity in the application using:
startActivity(new Intent(this,MSPMain.class));
I believe this is making a new instance of the Activity rather than
simply showing the existing Activity. Is there a way to show the
existing Activity without making starting a new one?

I hope this makes sense... :)

Thank you for any help.

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Display Dialog from notification

by Mark Murphy » Wed, 03 Mar 2010 02:46:15 GMT


 


I don't think so. You can always create a dialog-themed activity, so it
looks like a dialog, but isn't.


Look at android:launchMode:

 http://developer.android.com/guide/topics/manifest/activity-element.html #lmode

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Display Dialog from notification

by Julius Spencer » Wed, 03 Mar 2010 18:06:37 GMT


 Thanks for the reference Mark. I realised from an Activity I can just finish it 
and it will show the other Activity.








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