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Downloader

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

Repo: https://github.com/Luka313/integrator-cordova-plugin-downloader.git

Installation

  1. Install the Cordova and Ionic Native plugins:
    $ ionic cordova plugin add integrator-cordova-plugin-downloader
    $ npm install --save @ionic-native/downloader
    
  2. Add this plugin to your app's module

Supported platforms

Usage

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'
          }
      };


  this.downloader.download(request)
              .then((location: string) => console.log('File downloaded at:'+location))
              .catch((error: any) => console.error(error));

Instance Members

download(request)

Starts a new download and returns location of the downloaded file on completion

Param Type Details
request DownloadRequest

NotificationVisibility

Param Type Details
Visible 0
VisibleNotifyCompleted 1
VisibilityHidden 2
VisibleNotifyOnlyCompletion 3

Header

DestinationDirectory

Param Type Details
dirType string
subPath string

DownloadHttpHeader

Param Type Details
header string
value string

API

Native

General