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allowBackup Android Plugin

Stable version 1.0.3 (Compatible with OutSystems 11)
Other versions available for 10
Uploaded on 26 January 2021 by 
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allowBackup Android Plugin

To allow you to set the allowBackup property of android application.
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Any Android applications that target Android 6.0 (API level 23) or higher automatically participate in Auto Backup. This is because of the android:allowBackup attribute, which enables/disables backup. The property defaults to true in outystems-android projects as it is omitted from the AndroidManifest.xml file.

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This may cause you an issues if you are trying to clear localStorage as it will automatically be restored when the app is re-installed.

If you don't want this default behavior on Android you can disable Auto Backup. Include allowBackup Android Plugin in your project.

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What’s new (1.0.3)
  • Support for MABS 7.0
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in version 1.0.1
Beware:  Does not appear to work with MABS 5.0