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  1. #1
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    Home Screen widget

    Hey,

    I have a QtQuick app and i need to develop for it a home screen widget app (seperate from the original app)
    that all of its function should be to sit in the home screen and show 1-2 short rss stories from remote xml and when clicking on the widget it should open the original app. (should work on sym^1 + sym^3)

    My question are:
    Is WRT the right solution for this? if so is there a framework template thats best for this?
    Should i use something like https://projects.developer.nokia.com/hswidgetsinqt?
    i dont want the widget to have any functionality/UI beside its HS widget represantion

    Thanks

  2. #2
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    Re: Home Screen widget

    it is possible,
    Code:
    ////
    your html/JS code for feeding the RSS
    ////
    <script language="javascript">
    if(window.innerHeight>100){
    //launch Qt app with Platform Services 1.0 AppManager API ( http://www.developer.nokia.com/Resources/Library/Web/web-apps/symbian-web-runtime/symbian-web-runtime-api-reference/platform-services-10-javascript-api-reference/platform-services-10-appmanager-api.html )
    }
    </script>
    ////
    but how would you distribute your app? because are 2 different applications: one developed in WRT and one in Qt...

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