App Availability

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$ ionic plugin add cordova-plugin-appavailability

Repo: https://github.com/ohh2ahh/AppAvailability

This plugin allows you to check if an app is installed on the user's device. It requires an URI Scheme (e.g. twitter://) on iOS or a Package Name (e.g com.twitter.android) on Android.

Requires Cordova plugin: cordova-plugin-appavailability. For more info, please see the AppAvailability plugin docs.

Supported platforms

Usage

import { AppAvailability, Device } from 'ionic-native';


let app;

if (Device.platform === 'iOS') {
  app = 'twitter://';
} else if (Device.platform === 'Android') {
  app = 'com.twitter.android';
}

AppAvailability.check(app)
  .then(
    (yes: string) => console.log(app + ' is available'),
    (no: string) => console.log(app + ' is NOT available')
  );

Static Members

check(app)

Checks if an app is available on device

Param Type Details
app string

Package name on android, or URI scheme on iOS

Returns: Promise<boolean>

API

Native

General