Tag Archives: NotificationManager

Geofencing in Android, A Simple Example.

By | June 20, 2016

What is Geofencing? Geo-fencing is a feature in a software program that uses the global positioning system (GPS) or radio frequency identification (RFID) to define geographical boundaries. A geofence is a virtual barrier. Today we will discuss how we can implement Geofencing in Android with a single location. First You need to provide the permissions in the AndroidManifest.… Read More »

Create Custom Notification in Android.

By | January 31, 2016

This demo explains how you can create a Custom Notification in Android old and New versions. The notification appears expanded in Versions > 16. Let’s jump into the code… Below is the MainActivity that creates the notification. [java] package com.example.android.customnotifications; import android.app.Activity; import android.app.Notification; import android.app.NotificationManager; import android.app.PendingIntent; import android.content.Intent; import android.os.Build; import android.os.Bundle; import android.support.v4.app.NotificationCompat; import android.view.View;… Read More »

How will you create a custom Notification in Android with a custom Layout?

By | September 15, 2012

This sample application does that. First create an xml for your notification. custom_notification.xml [xml] <RelativeLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android" android:id="@+id/layout" android:layout_width="fill_parent" android:layout_height="fill_parent" android:padding="10dp" > <ImageView android:id="@+id/image" android:layout_width="wrap_content" android:layout_height="fill_parent" android:layout_alignParentLeft="true" android:layout_marginRight="10dp" /> <TextView android:id="@+id/title" android:layout_width="wrap_content" android:layout_height="wrap_content" android:layout_toRightOf="@id/image" style="Custom Notification Title" /> <TextView android:id="@+id/text" android:layout_width="wrap_content" android:layout_height="wrap_content" android:layout_toRightOf="@id/image" android:layout_below="@id/title" style="Custom Notification Text" /> </RelativeLayout> [/xml] Now the java code. [java] package com.coderzheaven.customnotification; import android.app.Activity;… Read More »

Using NotificationManager in ANDROID for showing notification, sample code.

By | March 18, 2011

Multiple Notifications are a unique feature in ANDROID phones. This tutorial will show you how to create notification from your application. ANDROID uses the NotificationManager class to create the notification. Let’s look at the code. [java] package com.Webviews; import android.app.Activity; import android.app.Notification; import android.app.NotificationManager; import android.app.PendingIntent; import android.content.Context; import android.content.Intent; import android.os.Bundle; import android.view.View; import android.view.View.OnClickListener; import android.widget.Button;… Read More »