Foreground Service

$ ionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-foreground-service
$ npm install @awesome-cordova-plugins/foreground-service

Plugin Repo:

This plugin allows for android devices to continue running services in the background, using a foreground ongoing notification. This is targeted towards use with plugins such as 'cordova-geolocation' that will not run while the app is in the background on android API 26+.

For android API 28+, the following xml snippet should be inserted into config.xml:

<platform name="android">
  <config-file parent="/*" target="AndroidManifest.xml">
    <uses-permission android:name="android.permission.FOREGROUND_SERVICE" />

Supported platforms

  • Android

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