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How do I set the activity of the "Up-button" programatically?  RSS feed

 
Greenhorn
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Edit: Eh nevermind, seems the only problem was I was trying to use the *support* version: getSupportParentActivityIntent. Remove "support" and it works fine.


I need to be able to control dynamically to which activity the user goes "back", when they press the "Up" button.

It can be set statically in the manifest as follows:

It appears it is can be set programatically following the description here, but I can't seem to figure out how it works. Help anyone?
 
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Edit: Eh nevermind, seems the only problem was I was trying to use the *support* version: getSupportParentActivityIntent. Remove "support" and it works fine.

I need to be able to control dynamically to which activity the user goes "back", when they press the "Up" button.

It can be set statically in the manifest as follows:

It appears it is can be set programatically following the description here, but I can't seem to figure out how it works. Help anyone?


You could implement something even more dynamic by handling the back button directly:
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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