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Android 5, back button override is not working

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is not working as expected. The icon shows for a fraction of a second and then the app stops working and the icon in the tray is no more.

I don’t have any other code except for a hello world app.

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  • State:open
  • Created 6 years ago
  • Reactions:2
  • Comments:16

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tlofanocommented, Mar 6, 2020

@ddduarte Something like this:

platform.ready().then(() => { 
    platform.registerBackButtonAction(() => { 
         if(nav.canGoBack()) {
        else if(this.backgroundMode.isEnabled()) {
ddduartecommented, Dec 11, 2017

I bettered my code.

      this._backgroundMode.setDefaults({silent: true});
     // this._backgroundMode.overrideBackButton();

this._platform.registerBackButtonAction(() => {

  .subscribe(() => {
    // your code
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