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From OmPrakash Muppirala <bigosma...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Deep Linking with Flex to Mobile Apps
Date Mon, 15 May 2017 18:10:59 GMT
http://www.adobe.com/devnet/flex/articles/employee-directory-android-flex.html#articlecontentAdobe_numberedheader_5
has a few examples

case "tel": navigateToURL(new URLRequest("tel:"+action.details)); break;
case "sms": navigateToURL(new URLRequest("sms:"+action.details)); break;
case "mailto": navigateToURL(new URLRequest("mailto:"+action.details));
break;

On Mon, May 15, 2017 at 10:44 AM, Erik J. Thomas <erik@linqto.com> wrote:

> Ah, no wonder my searching didn't find what I was looking for. Thank you
> very much, Clint!
>
> Erik
>
> > On May 15, 2017, at 9:01 AM, Clint M <cmodien@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > deep linking is the wrong term… I think you're looking for url schemes.
> >
> > phone is navigateToURL("tel:+5555555555");
> > email is navigateToURL("mailto:asdf@asdf.com");
> >
> > On Mon, May 15, 2017 at 8:51 AM, Erik J. Thomas <erik@linqto.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Hey all:
> >>
> >> I need to be able to do various deep linking between mobile apps and my
> >> Flex app. I've learned to do this for twitter and linked in profiles
> pretty
> >> simply:
> >>
> >> var u:URLRequest = new URLRequest(data.twitterProfileUrl);
> >> navigateToURL(u, "_blank");
> >>
> >> If the twitter app is installed on the phone (at least iOS), this will
> >> launch the app. If the app is not available, it will open the browser
> and
> >> nav to the profile. Very cool stuff. Works for google maps too, when the
> >> user taps an address.
> >>
> >> But I need to do the following additional linking and don't know how to
> >> format the URLs to make it happen:
> >>
> >> User taps a phone number, dials the phone if the device is a phone.
> >> User taps an email address, and it launches their mail program to send
> >> mail. Just need the syntax for subject, content, additional addresses,
> etc.
> >> User taps a date/time field, and it launches their mobile calendar app
> and
> >> offers to create a new item.
> >>
> >> My guess is that this is all possible with Flex, but I'm not finding
> info
> >> on syntax and usage through Google searches. I found this list of device
> >> specific deep linking, but expect Flex has a platform agnostic URL
> format
> >> so we don't have to manage device/OS types in the flex app.
> >>
> >> Just a link to the docs for this type of deep linking would be great.
> And
> >> in the Mobile native world deep linking is usually about linking mobile
> >> apps. In the Flex world the term "deep linking" is most often referring
> to
> >> browser history management which is NOT what I need.
> >>
> >> Thanks!
> >>
> >> Erik
> >>
> >>
>
>

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