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File chooser plugin for Cordova.

The following must be added to config.xml to prevent crashing when selecting large files on Android:

<platform name="android"> <edit-config   file="app/src/main/AndroidManifest.xml"   mode="merge"   target="/manifest/application">   <application android:largeHeap="true" /> </edit-config></platform>

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$ npm install cordova-plugin-chooser $ npm install @ionic-native/chooser $ ionic cap sync

Supported Platforms#

  • Android
  • iOS



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import { Chooser } from '@ionic-native/chooser/ngx';

constructor(private chooser: Chooser) { }

this.chooser.getFile()  .then(file => console.log(file ? : 'canceled'))  .catch((error: any) => console.error(error));