Xamarin Android SDK

How to integrate Pushwoosh SDK into your Xamarin Android project

Android Platform Configuration

1. Go to and create a new project
2. Go to Your Project > Project settings:
3. In Cloud Messaging tab find Server Key and Sender ID:
4. Configure Android platform with your Firebase credentials following the guide.

SDK Integration

1. Add the Nuget package "Pushwoosh.Firebase.Xamarin.Droid" to your project. 2. Add the following metadata to 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" />
  • com.pushwoosh.appid is your Pushwoosh Application Code
  • com.pushwoosh.senderid is the Sender ID you got from the Firebase Console (See Step 5 of Android Platform Configuration guide).
Please note that you need to add fcm_sender_id to res/values/strings.xml of your project (create this file if necessary):
<string name="fcm_sender_id">YOUR FCM SENDER ID</string>
3.1. Add google-services.json file to your project.


You should've gotten the google-services.json file while creating the app in Firebase console. If you haven't, please consult this thread (section Get a config file for your Android app).
3.2. In Visual Studio, right-click the google-services.json and choose GoogleServicesJson option from the Build Action menu.
4. Register for push notifications:
using Pushwoosh;
That's it!

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