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File Opener

This plugin will open a file on your device file system with its default application.

https://github.com/pwlin/cordova-plugin-file-opener2

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Installation

npm install cordova-plugin-file-opener2npm install @ionic-native/file-openerionic cap syncionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-file-opener2npm install @ionic-native/file-opener
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Supported Platforms

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows
  • Windows Phone 8

Usage

React

See here.

Angular

import { FileOpener } from '@ionic-native/file-opener/ngx';

constructor(private fileOpener: FileOpener) { }

...

this.fileOpener.open('path/to/file.pdf', 'application/pdf')
  .then(() => console.log('File is opened'))
  .catch(e => console.log('Error opening file', e));

this.fileOpener.showOpenWithDialog('path/to/file.pdf', 'application/pdf')
  .then(() => console.log('File is opened'))
  .catch(e => console.log('Error opening file', e));