Android Intent Standard Actions


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Following table lists down various important Android Intent Standard Actions. You can check Android Official Documentation for a complete list of Actions:

Sr.NoActivity Action Intent & Description
1ACTION_ALL_APPS

List all the applications available on the device.

2ACTION_ANSWER

Handle an incoming phone call.

3ACTION_ATTACH_DATA

Used to indicate that some piece of data should be attached to some other place

4ACTION_BATTERY_CHANGED

This is a sticky broadcast containing the charging state, level, and other information about the battery.

5ACTION_BATTERY_LOW

This broadcast corresponds to the "Low battery warning" system dialog.

6ACTION_BATTERY_OKAY

This will be sent after ACTION_BATTERY_LOW once the battery has gone back up to an okay state.

7ACTION_BOOT_COMPLETED

This is broadcast once, after the system has finished booting.

8ACTION_BUG_REPORT

Show activity for reporting a bug.

9ACTION_CALL

Perform a call to someone specified by the data.

10ACTION_CALL_BUTTON

The user pressed the "call" button to go to the dialer or other appropriate UI for placing a call.

11ACTION_CAMERA_BUTTON

The "Camera Button" was pressed.

12ACTION_CHOOSER

Display an activity chooser, allowing the user to pick what they want to before proceeding.

13ACTION_CONFIGURATION_CHANGED

The current device Configuration (orientation, locale, etc) has changed.

14ACTION_DATE_CHANGED

The date has changed.

15ACTION_DEFAULT

A synonym for ACTION_VIEW, the "standard" action that is performed on a piece of data.

16ACTION_DELETE

Delete the given data from its container.

17ACTION_DEVICE_STORAGE_LOW

A sticky broadcast that indicates low memory condition on the device.

18ACTION_DEVICE_STORAGE_OK

Indicates low memory condition on the device no longer exists.

19ACTION_DIAL

Dial a number as specified by the data.

20ACTION_DOCK_EVENT

A sticky broadcast for changes in the physical docking state of the device.

21ACTION_DREAMING_STARTED

Sent after the system starts dreaming.

22ACTION_DREAMING_STOPPED

Sent after the system stops dreaming.

23ACTION_EDIT

Provide explicit editable access to the given data.

24ACTION_FACTORY_TEST

Main entry point for factory tests.

25ACTION_GET_CONTENT

Allow the user to select a particular kind of data and return it.

26ACTION_GTALK_SERVICE_CONNECTED

A GTalk connection has been established.

27ACTION_GTALK_SERVICE_DISCONNECTED

A GTalk connection has been disconnected.

28ACTION_HEADSET_PLUG

Wired Headset plugged in or unplugged.

29ACTION_INPUT_METHOD_CHANGED

An input method has been changed.

30ACTION_INSERT

Insert an empty item into the given container.

31ACTION_INSERT_OR_EDIT

Pick an existing item, or insert a new item, and then edit it.

32ACTION_INSTALL_PACKAGE

Launch application installer.

33ACTION_LOCALE_CHANGED

The current device's locale has changed.

34ACTION_MAIN

Start as a main entry point, does not expect to receive data.

35ACTION_MEDIA_BUTTON

The "Media Button" was pressed.

36ACTION_MEDIA_CHECKING

External media is present, and being disk-checked.

37ACTION_MEDIA_EJECT

User has expressed the desire to remove the external storage media.

38ACTION_MEDIA_REMOVED

External media has been removed.

39ACTION_NEW_OUTGOING_CALL

An outgoing call is about to be placed.

40ACTION_PASTE

Create a new item in the given container, initializing it from the current contents of the clipboard.

41ACTION_POWER_CONNECTED

External power has been connected to the device.

42ACTION_REBOOT

Have the device reboot. This is only for use by system code.

43ACTION_RUN

Run the data, whatever that means.

44ACTION_SCREEN_OFF

Sent after the screen turns off.

45ACTION_SCREEN_ON

Sent after the screen turns on.

46ACTION_SEARCH

Perform a search.

47ACTION_SEND

Deliver some data to someone else.

48ACTION_SENDTO

Send a message to someone specified by the data.

49ACTION_SEND_MULTIPLE

Deliver multiple data to someone else.

50ACTION_SET_WALLPAPER

Show settings for choosing wallpaper.

51ACTION_SHUTDOWN

Device is shutting down.

52ACTION_SYNC

Perform a data synchronization.

53ACTION_TIMEZONE_CHANGED

The timezone has changed.

54ACTION_TIME_CHANGED

The time was set.

55ACTION_VIEW

Display the data to the user.

56ACTION_VOICE_COMMAND

Start Voice Command.

57ACTION_WALLPAPER_CHANGED

The current system wallpaper has changed.

58ACTION_WEB_SEARCH

Perform a web search.


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