Android BasicContactables Sample

This sample shows how to search for contacts, displaying a SearchView in the Action Bar for user input and implementing a query Cursor with CommonDataKinds.Contactables.

Introduction

This sample displays a SearchView in the Action Bar when the search icon is clicked. It then implements the LoaderManager.LoaderCallbacks interface to query the contacts table, using a CursorLoader.

For details on how to implement the SearchView, refer to the training guide Setting up the search interface.

For details on how to implement the LoaderManager.LoaderCallbacks interface, refer to the Using the LoaderManager Callbacks guide.

For details on how to query the contacts provider, refer to the Contacts Provider Access guide.

Pre-requisites

  • Android SDK v21
  • Android Build Tools v21.1.1
  • Android Support Repository

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Getting Started

This sample uses the Gradle build system. To build this project, use the “gradlew build” command or use “Import Project” in Android Studio.

Support

If you've found an error in this sample, please file an issue: https://github.com/googlesamples/android-BasicContactables

Patches are encouraged, and may be submitted by forking this project and submitting a pull request through GitHub. Please see CONTRIBUTING.md for more details.

License

Copyright 2014 The Android Open Source Project, Inc.

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