Android Webview – Access html elements from Java

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. I want to know if there is any way to access HTML elements in webview in Android (from Java) without using JavaScript interface? I know JavaScript Interface can be used to pass data but is there any way to directly access … Read more

WebView component gives an error (Webpage not available) when navigating to a page whose URL begins with something other than http:// or https://

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. My Android app uses a WebView to let the user navigate around the Internet, but occasionally it encounters a site that navigates using its own funky schema. For example, if you search for "aliexpress", the app will take you to the … Read more

How to download PDF file through Android Web View?

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. I have an android web view which works perfectly fine. I added the below code to download the PDF file. webview.setDownloadListener(new DownloadListener() { @Override public void onDownloadStart(String url, String userAgent, String contentDisposition, String mimetype, long contentLength) { DownloadManager.Request request = new … Read more

loading webview immediately after granting of permission

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. In our android webview app, We ask for read_contacts, location, camera, audio permissions at a time on initialization of app. What happens is that simultaneously the webview url is also loaded. This causes some crucial data like location not to be … Read more

How to do -On Button click of a webview which is inside android app , a specific app screen opens?

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. I have some webview in my android app. So on click of a button inside webview, need to open a specific app screen using deeplink. How to do that? Let’s Solve it: This is a common error many developers questioned us … Read more

Image Upload Using Web View

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. Getting an error while trying to upload an image from camera (ACTION_IMAGE_CAPTURE) using a webview. But it’s working when I select the image from Files (ACTION_GET_CONTENT). URL of File trying to upload from ACTION_GET_CONTENT: content://com.android.providers.media.documents/document/image%3A451 URL of File trying to upload … Read more

Android WebView not reading data from local storage in first time page finished?

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. I am trying to read local storage data from javascript using WebView in android. Here is my code @Override public void onPageFinished(WebView view, String url) { getLocalStorageAndSaveOnAndroidPref("androidDeliveryAppStickyNotificationTitle", view); } public static void getLocalStorageAndSaveOnAndroidPref(String key, WebView view) { String JAVASCRIPT_LOCAL_STORAGE_LOOKUP = "javascript:window"; … Read more

Jetpack Compose – Open web view with close button

All we need is a simple explanation of the problem, which is provided below. I have to open a web view when a button is clicked, and I’m asking how to open this web view inside the application with Jetpack Compose. I noticed that the majority of applications when they open a web view they … Read more