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This plugin is designed to support downloading files using Android DownloadManager.

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npm install integrator-cordova-plugin-downloadernpm install @ionic-native/downloaderionic cap syncionic cordova plugin add integrator-cordova-plugin-downloadernpm install @ionic-native/downloader
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Supported Platforms

  • Android



See here.


import { Downloader } from '@ionic-native/downloader/ngx';

constructor(private downloader: Downloader) { }


   var request: DownloadRequest = {
          uri: YOUR_URI,
          title: 'MyDownload',
          description: '',
          mimeType: '',
          visibleInDownloadsUi: true,
          notificationVisibility: NotificationVisibility.VisibleNotifyCompleted,
          destinationInExternalFilesDir: {
              dirType: 'Downloads',
              subPath: 'MyFile.apk'
              .then((location: string) => console.log('File downloaded at:'+location))
              .catch((error: any) => console.error(error));