Android APIs
public abstract class

WebHistoryItem

extends Object
implements Cloneable
java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.webkit.WebHistoryItem

Class Overview

A convenience class for accessing fields in an entry in the back/forward list of a WebView. Each WebHistoryItem is a snapshot of the requested history item. Each history item may be updated during the load of a page.

See also:

Summary

Public Constructors
WebHistoryItem()
Public Methods
abstract Bitmap getFavicon()
Return the favicon of this history item or null if no favicon was found.
abstract String getOriginalUrl()
Return the original url of this history item.
abstract String getTitle()
Return the document title of this history item.
abstract String getUrl()
Return the url of this history item.
Protected Methods
abstract WebHistoryItem clone()
Clone the history item for use by clients of WebView.
[Expand]
Inherited Methods
From class java.lang.Object

Public Constructors

public WebHistoryItem ()

Added in API level 22

Public Methods

public abstract Bitmap getFavicon ()

Added in API level 1

Return the favicon of this history item or null if no favicon was found.

Returns
Bitmap A Bitmap containing the favicon for this history item or null. Note: The VM ensures 32-bit atomic read/write operations so we don't have to synchronize this method.

public abstract String getOriginalUrl ()

Added in API level 3

Return the original url of this history item. This was the requested url, the final url may be different as there might have been redirects while loading the site.

Returns
String The original url of this history item.

public abstract String getTitle ()

Added in API level 1

Return the document title of this history item.

Returns
String The document title of this history item. Note: The VM ensures 32-bit atomic read/write operations so we don't have to synchronize this method.

public abstract String getUrl ()

Added in API level 1

Return the url of this history item. The url is the base url of this history item. See getTargetUrl() for the url that is the actual target of this history item.

Returns
String The base url of this history item. Note: The VM ensures 32-bit atomic read/write operations so we don't have to synchronize this method.

Protected Methods

protected abstract WebHistoryItem clone ()

Added in API level 1

Clone the history item for use by clients of WebView.

Returns
WebHistoryItem a copy of this object.