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App Availability

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 on Android.

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

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ionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-appavailabilitynpm install @ionic-native/app-availability
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Supported Platforms

  • Android
  • iOS


import { AppAvailability } from '@ionic-native/app-availability/ngx';
import { Platform } from 'ionic-angular';

constructor(private appAvailability: AppAvailability, private platform: Platform) { }


let app;

if ('ios')) {
  app = 'twitter://';
} else if ('android')) {
  app = '';

    (yes: boolean) => console.log(app + ' is available'),
    (no: boolean) => console.log(app + ' is NOT available')