added in version 22.1.0
belongs to Maven artifact


public abstract class NotificationCompatSideChannelService
extends Service

   ↳ android.content.Context
     ↳ android.content.ContextWrapper

Abstract service to receive side channel notifications sent from NotificationManagerCompat.

To receive side channel notifications, extend this service and register it in your android manifest with an intent filter for the BIND_NOTIFICATION_SIDE_CHANNEL action. Note: you must also have an enabled NotificationListenerService within your package.

Example AndroidManifest.xml addition:

 <service android:name="com.example.NotificationSideChannelService">
         <action android:name="" />


Inherited constants

From class
From class android.content.Context