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This library provides unified access to a user's credentials. This can include passwords, passkeys and federated credentials. This library should be used to provide seamless and secure sign-in experiences.
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January 11, 2023 - - - 1.0.0-alpha01

Declaring dependencies

To add a dependency on credentials, you must add the Google Maven repository to your project. Read Google's Maven repository for more information.

Add the dependencies for the artifacts you need in the build.gradle file for your app or module:

Groovy

dependencies {
    implementation "androidx.credentials:credentials:1.0.0-alpha01"

    // optional - needed for credentials support from play services, for devices running
    // Android 13 and below.
    implementation "androidx.credentials:credentials-play-services-auth:1.0.0-alpha01"
}

Kotlin

dependencies {
    implementation("androidx.credentials:credentials:1.0.0-alpha01")

    // optional - needed for credentials support from play services, for devices running
    // Android 13 and below.
    implementation("androidx.credentials:credentials-play-services-auth:1.0.0-alpha01")
}

For more information about dependencies, see Add build dependencies.

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Version 1.0

Version 1.0.0-alpha01

January 11, 2023

androidx.credentials:credentials:1.0.0-alpha01 and androidx.credentials:credentials-play-services-auth:1.0.0-alpha01 are released. Version 1.0.0-alpha01 contains these commits.

New Features

  • This release contains a new jetpack library which provides a unified access to a user's credentials. This can include passwords, passkeys and federated credentials. This library should be used to provide seamless and secure sign-in experiences.
  • `androidx.credentials:credentials-play-services-auth:1.0.0-alpha01 ‘ is an optional library that allows credentials to be stored to, and retrieved from Google Password Manager. This dependency is needed for devices running Android API level <= 33.

API Changes

  • New library with new APIs