Here is an extension to download any file (jpg, png, txt, apk, zip, mp3, …) to the ASD (app-specific directory) without
Version 3 (Aug 24, 2021):
Here is a special version of the extension, that does not show a notification while / after downloading.
DownloadToASD_notifHidden2.aix (7.6 KB)
Note: Use this version of the extension only if you don’t want a notification while / after downloading.
At the latest when Kodular targets API 30 (Android 11, Aug 2021), the ASD will be of outstanding importance. With this extension you can download files into this directory or subdirectories in it. With API 30 (→
targetSdkVersion=30), Google no longer allows (unrestricted) access to external storage - outside the ASD (→ Scoped Storage). See also here: Some basics on Android storage system
Kodular now uses the
AndroidX libs (like AI2 is already did).
So it will soon be necessary to adjust to this and make appropriate changes and adjustments in the projects in good time.
New blocks (version 2):