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Added in API level 1

WebHistoryItem

public abstract class WebHistoryItem
extends Object implements Cloneable

java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.webkit.WebHistoryItem


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.

Inherited methods

From class java.lang.Object

Public constructors

WebHistoryItem

Added in API level 22
WebHistoryItem ()

Public methods

getFavicon

Added in API level 1
Bitmap getFavicon ()

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.

getOriginalUrl

Added in API level 3
String getOriginalUrl ()

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.

getTitle

Added in API level 1
String getTitle ()

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.

getUrl

Added in API level 1
String getUrl ()

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

clone

Added in API level 1
WebHistoryItem clone ()

Clone the history item for use by clients of WebView.

Returns
WebHistoryItem a copy of this object.
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