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Android send data via web page URL

Posted on 2014-03-05
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Is there sample code that when a button is click the on click listener will raise an intent to launch an activity to to post data to a web page URL
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1. Add a button in your layout file with:

android:onClick="onOpenWebBrowser"

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2. Import the following packages:

import android.net.Uri;
import android.content.Intent;

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3. Add the following code:

    //Opens a web page when a button is clicked
    public void onOpenWebBrowser(View v)
    {
    	Intent webPageIntent = new Intent(Intent.ACTION_VIEW);
    	webPageIntent.setData(Uri.parse("http://www.computeregghead.com"));

    	try { 
    	    startActivity(webPageIntent);
    	} catch (ActivityNotFoundException ex) { 
    	    // do something about the exception 
    	}
    }

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