Start a Web App

An intent to start a web app that has been installed on the device as WebApk. This intent is usually only called from within the web apk only.


public void startStartAWebApp(String startUrl, int sourceFlag, String packageName) {
    Intent intent = new Intent(""); 
    intent.putExtra("", startUrl); // String
    intent.putExtra("", sourceFlag); // int
    intent.putExtra("", packageName); // String
    if (intent.resolveActivity(getPackageManager()) != null) { 

Example intent filter

<activity ...>
        <action android:name="" />
        <category android:name="android.intent.category.DEFAULT" />

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