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Uid

Get unique identifiers: UUID, IMEI, IMSI, ICCID and MAC.

https://github.com/lionelhe/cordova-plugin-uid

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Installation

ionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-uidnpm install @ionic-native/uid
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Supported Platforms

  • Android

Usage

import { Uid } from '@ionic-native/uid/ngx';
import { AndroidPermissions } from '@ionic-native/android-permissions/ngx';

constructor(private uid: Uid, private androidPermissions: AndroidPermissions) { }


async getImei() {
 const { hasPermission } = await this.androidPermissions.checkPermission(
   this.androidPermissions.PERMISSION.READ_PHONE_STATE
 );

 if (!hasPermission) {
   const result = await this.androidPermissions.requestPermission(
     this.androidPermissions.PERMISSION.READ_PHONE_STATE
   );

   if (!result.hasPermission) {
     throw new Error('Permissions required');
   }

   // ok, a user gave us permission, we can get him identifiers after restart app
   return;
 }

  return this.uid.IMEI
}