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Integrate Pushwoosh Android SDK

Follow the steps below to get your Android application ready to receive pushes

Requirements

Integration

1. Include the following Maven repository URL in project's build.gradle:
build.gradle
allprojects {
repositories {
google ()
mavenCentral()
}
}
2. Add pushwoosh library dependencies into your application's build.gradle:
build.gradle
implementation 'com.pushwoosh:pushwoosh-firebase:6.+'
Replace "+" with the current version of Pushwoosh and Android Support libraries.
3. Open your project in Android Studio. Go Tools > Firebase > Cloud Messaging and click "Set up Firebase Cloud Messaging":
4. Connect your app with Firebase, grant Android Studio access to your Google account (if needed), and choose your Firebase project.
5. Add FCM to your application and accept changes:
6. Add the following metadata to AndroidManifest.xml:
AndroidManifest.xml
<meta-data android:name="com.pushwoosh.appid" android:value="XXXXX-XXXXX" />
<meta-data android:name="com.pushwoosh.senderid" android:value="@string/fcm_sender_id" />
Please note that you must add meta-data inside the <application> tag
Where:
  • com.pushwoosh.appid is your Pushwoosh Application Code
  • com.pushwoosh.senderid is the Sender ID you received from Firebase Console
Please note that you need to add fcm_sender_id to res/values/strings.xml of your Android project:
string.xml
<resources>
<string name="fcm_sender_id">123456789012</string>
</resources>
7. Register for push notifications:
Pushwoosh.getInstance().registerForPushNotifications()

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