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Published on November 22, 2016 by Android Developers

Stickers, GIFs and other rich content are available through soft keyboards in Android 7.1 and also in revision 25.0.0 of the v13 Support Library. The 7.1 SDK includes the Commit Content API, which provides a universal way to send images and other rich content from an IME and receive them in a text editor in an app. With this API, you can build messaging apps that accept rich content from any keyboard, as well as, keyboards that can send rich content to any app.

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18 Comments on "Image & GIF Keyboards and Text Editors on Android"

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Liran Barsisa
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Liran Barsisa
3 months 1 day ago
About 2:00, what's the name of the sample to look for on ? Is it this:github.com/googlesamples/android-CommitContentSampleApp/?And what exactly does the sample show? How can I test it? Even the screenshot doesn't work.Also, about 2:50, I think its name is:" CommitContentSampleIME" github.com/googlesamples/android-CommitContentSampleIME/I tried to install both, and on the "CommitContentSampleApp" sample, it crashed each time I tried to put an image from the "CommitContentSampleIME" project, with the exception: java.lang.NullPointerException: Attempt to invoke virtual method 'android.content.res.XmlResourceParser android.content.pm.PackageItemInfo.loadXmlMetaData(android.content.pm.PackageManager, java.lang.String)' on a null object reference at android.support.v4.content.FileProvider.parsePathStrategy(FileProvider.java:583) at android.support.v4.content.FileProvider.getPathStrategy(FileProvider.java:557) at android.support.v4.content.FileProvider.getUriForFile(FileProvider.java:399) at com.example.android.commitcontent.ime.ImageKeyboard.doCommitContent(ImageKeyboard.java:97) at com.example.android.commitcontent.ime.ImageKeyboard.access$100(ImageKeyboard.java:49) at com.example.android.commitcontent.ime.ImageKeyboard$2.onClick(ImageKeyboard.java:215) at android.view.View.performClick(View.java:5637) at android.view.View$PerformClick.run(View.java:22429) at android.os.Handler.handleCallback(Handler.java:751) at… Read more »
Liran Barsisa
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Liran Barsisa
2 months 23 days ago

???

Antonio Antequera
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Antonio Antequera
2 months 23 days ago

Liran Barsisa

Eric Russell
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Eric Russell
3 months 3 days ago

where do I get one of those shirts?

Timothy Kist
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Timothy Kist
3 months 5 days ago

Brill video, Rich! What's a jif? 😛

Fahad Ayaz
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Fahad Ayaz
2 months 15 days ago

I guess I'm an old timer 🙈

Timothy Kist
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Timothy Kist
2 months 15 days ago

Fahad Ayaz isn't it called Cif now?

Fahad Ayaz
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Fahad Ayaz
2 months 15 days ago

It's a brand of cleaning product in the UK 😜

shajeel afzal
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shajeel afzal
3 months 6 days ago

I need this TShirt 🙁

Ian Sonic
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Ian Sonic
3 months 6 days ago

I like his shirt.

Antonio Antequera
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Antonio Antequera
2 months 23 days ago

Shannon Fox

Shannon Fox
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Shannon Fox
3 months 5 days ago

Rich Hyndman

Rich Hyndman
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Rich Hyndman
3 months 6 days ago

Thanks, it's designed by Taylor Ling @taylorling he does a series of them on teespring.

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ok.
3 months 6 days ago

Where's Gboard for Android

Ariel Bluman
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Ariel Bluman
3 months 6 days ago

Can't believe you support both GIF and GIF. it's obvious that you should only support GIF. what are, apple?

Ian Sonic
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Ian Sonic
2 months 7 days ago

Lol

Vaughn Armstrong
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Vaughn Armstrong
3 months 6 days ago

he looks scare

sCras Debacle
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sCras Debacle
3 months 6 days ago

No he doesn't.

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