Icon App Badge Extension Preview

ICON APP BADGE EXTENSION PREVIEW

Description

Useful extension, based on Leo Lin’s library to add or remove a badge into the application’s icon.

This library currently supports: Sony, Samsung, LG, HTC, ASUS, ADW, APEX, NOVA, EverythingMe, ZTE, KISS, LaunchTime and Huawei (not fully supported) models. Xiaomi devices require extra setup with notifications.

Event handlers

  • Result: Event handler when the icon app’s badge is set or removed, returns whether it was succesful or not.

Methods

  • Set: Method for setting the icon app’s badge to a specific number. Parameters: Number to: Number to be displayed in the badge.

  • Remove: Method for removing the icon app’s badge. It is equal to set the badge to 0.

Example

Price

By donating USD$5 or more, I will send you the extension. When donations reaches USD$60, the extension will be fully sponsored and liberated for free to all users.
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  1. Sponsoring gives you the opportunity to reward the developer for its efforts made to bring a feature you like/need in your projects.
  2. Get early access.
  3. Full support.

List of sponsors!

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Great Work @Carlos_Pedroza

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A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!!
Only these words to describe

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Astonishing :smiley:

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This works at runtime? Amazing!

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And your prices are so cool too. You are Amazing Man.

With this current extension, does this mean we are heading towards the possibilities of Widgets??

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It’s truely amazing what the App inventor communities have accomplished this year, so i would say this could indeed happen in 2018 :smiley:

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M4 phone does not uses that badge D:

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:astonished: wow!

worked out of the box, even in live mode on samsung s3 and on samsung s7 after allowing badges in the android settings.
totally worth the 5USD!!!

thx to @Carlos_Pedroza for this extension

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I want this extension, will android version 8, 9 and 10 also work?