26 Jul 2012 5:38 AM #1
Unanswered: Using device phone/browser
I am trying to make buttons to
- call a phone number
- send an email
- open a web page in the device's browser
So far I have tried this (each in a respective button handler)
... window.location.href = 'tel:9999999999'; ... window.location.href = 'mailto:email@example.com'; ... window.location.href = 'http://google.com' ...
... window.location = 'tel:9999999999'; ... window.location = 'mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org'; ... window.location = 'http://google.com' ...
... window.open('tel:9999999999'); ... window.open('mailto:email@example.com'); ... window.open('http://google.com'); ...
28 Jul 2012 6:04 AM #2
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This is up to the native packager to allow or support. We are doing some work currently with URI schemas for our native packager.Mitchell Simoens @LikelyMitch
Sencha Inc, Senior Software Engineer
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8 Nov 2012 9:09 AM #3
with Cordova (PhoneGap), document.location.href = 'tel:+phoneNumber' works on Android. It might not work on iOS5 but from a little searching, i found that there is a plugin available for it.
8 Nov 2012 9:56 AM #4
Hi, to open external link in Phonegap use the chidlBrowser plugin (for both iOS and Android):
The Phonegap Plugin for iOS to dial a number (works for me):