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To:Android Developers From:JFS Subject:[android-developers] Re: Intent.Createchooser Does Not Work Date:Sun, 18 Mar 2012 07:41:52 -0700 (PDT)

Does anyone have further thoughts on this? After update to 2.3.6,
createChooser does not work at all and mail intent works only when
program stops, not immediately in response to button press.

On Mar 13, 11:28am, JFS <> wrote:
> Sorry, I used the wrong language. The mail intent works in response
> to a user button press. When the button is pressed, the entries are
> supposed to be mailed immediately. That is the way it previously
> worked.
> Now, when the button is pressed, the code (withcreateChooserand
> without) runs through the mail intent with no error; but the e-mail
> accounts do not come up and nothing is sent. When I replacecreateChooserwith the mail intent, the code still runs without error
> and no e-mails accounts come up; however, when I shut the entire
> program down, then the e-mail accounts come up and the information can
> be e-mailed as intended. It is as though the email intent is somehow
> "saved" and does not function until the entire program is stopped.
> On Mar 13, 10:50am, Mark Murphy <> wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 10:47 AM, JFS <> wrote:
> > > When I dropcreateChooserand replace it with the emailintent
> > > (ACTION_SEND), nothing happens immediately. But when the service
> > > stops, I am then prompted with the expected set of e-mail accounts and
> > > can send the message.
> > Why is a service using ACTION_SEND? That seems unusual. After all, you
> > have no idea if the user is even around to handle the ACTION_SEND
> > request.
> > --
> > Mark Murphy (a Commons Guy)||
> > Android Training...At Your Office:

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