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Adds a notification into the system bar of device (Android) or into the notification center (iOS).
Android Example:
Then, the notification can be expanded to display its details.
From Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean, API level 16), additional actions can be associated with a notification. These actions are represented as buttons located below the message of the notification.
Example of notification with two additional actions, "Respond" and "Delete":
Additional notifications are implemented via the AdditionalAction property of the Notification variable.
From Android 8.0 (Oreo, API level 26), all notifications created by an Android application must be associated with a notification category (also known as "channel"). The notification categories are defined by the Category property of Notification variables.
iPhone/iPad The notification will be visible in the notification center only if the application is in background (for example, using the position tracking in background with geoTrackingEnable).
notif is Notification
notif.Title = "New incoming message"
notif.Message = "Click here to display the message"
<Result> = NotifAdd(<Notification>)
<Result>: Boolean
  • True if the notification was added,
  • False otherwise.
Remark: In the simulator, this function has no effect and it always returns False.
<Notification>: Notification variable
Name of Notification variable containing the description of the notification to display.
If this parameters corresponds to a notification that is already added, this notification will be updated. In this case, NotifAdd and NotifModify have the same effect.
Related Examples:
WM System Cross-platform examples (WINDEV Mobile): WM System
[ + ] This application is an example of some of the features of WINDEV Mobile available for Android/iOS.
The following system functions are used:
- Multimedia control
- Brightness
- Volume
- Wi-Fi
- Bluetooth
- Toast
- Compass
- Accelerometer
- Camera control
- Vibration
- Notifications
- Drawing functions
- Internet
Business / UI classification: Business Logic
Component: WDJS.DLL
Minimum version required
  • Version 16
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30 Aug. 2019

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