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Sharing simple data

One of the great things about Android apps is their ability to communicate and integrate with each other. Why reinvent functionality that isn't core to your application when it already exists in another application?

This section covers some common ways you can send and receive simple data (like text, images and files) between applications using the Android Sharesheet and Intent Resolver with Intent objects.

Lessons

Sending Simple Data to Other Apps
Learn how to set up your application to be able to send text and other data to other applications with the Android Sharesheet and intent resolver.
Receiving Simple Data from Other Apps
Learn how to set up your application to receive text and other data from intents.

Note: use of ActionProvider to show share actions within you application is highly discouraged.