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Version: v5

Web Intent

This Plugin provides a general purpose shim layer for the Android intent mechanism, exposing various ways to handle sending and receiving intents.

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$ npm install com-darryncampbell-cordova-plugin-intent 
$ npm install @awesome-cordova-plugins/web-intent
$ ionic cap sync

Supported Platforms

  • Android



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For usage information please refer to the plugin's Github repo.

import { WebIntent } from '@awesome-cordova-plugins/web-intent/ngx';

constructor(private webIntent: WebIntent) { }


const options = {
action: this.webIntent.ACTION_VIEW,
url: 'path/to/file',
type: 'application/'

this.webIntent.startActivity(options).then(onSuccess, onError);