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In-App Update

Non-Visible component
Category Requires Version
Experimental API 21, Android 5.0 Lollipop 1

This component requires a higher Minimum Android SDK in your app (API 19, Android 4.4 - 4.4.4 KitKat -> API 21, Android 5.0 Lollipop)

Overview

A non-visible component that lets the user download app updates from within the app.
Note: For this component to work correctly, set the MIN API to 21 (Android 5).

Permissions

Events

Initialized

Use this event to check if updates from Google Play Store are available for your app.

Update Canceled

Event will be invoked when the update was canceled.

Update Downloaded

Event will be invoked when the update is downloaded.

Update Downloading

Event will be invoked when the update is still in downloading progress.

Update Failed

Event will be invoked when there was a update fail.

Update Installed

Event will be invoked when the update is installed.

Update Installing

Event will be invoked when the update is still in installing progress.

Methods

Install Flexible Update Now

Use this block to install a flexible update after it was downloaded.

Start Flexible Update

Start the process for flexible in-app updates. The update will be done in the background. Your users can still use your app in this time. After the update download is done you must restart your app.

Start Immediate Update

Start the process for immediate in-app updates. In this time your app user can NOT use your app. After the update download is done your app will be restarted automatically.

Properties

Is Update Available

Boolean ➖ Read - Blocks

Returns true if a update is available for your app.


Last update: January 27, 2020