In this guide I show you, how to request and grant →
MANAGE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE on devices with Android 11+. Be aware that this permission is usually not granted by Google. However, let’s assume the app is only intended for private use or for special users or for other app stores .
This permission must be declared in the Manifest ( since it is not declared the Companion app you can’t test this with Companion):
Here is a small extension that declares this permission automatically in the Manifest (and let you check the API level of the device):
AllFilesPermission.aix (4.3 KB)
Check this on your Android 11+ devices: manageExtStorageK.apk (5.2 MB)