Programming Guide May 26, 2016

MultiWindow allows you to run multiple resizable applications simultaneously.

MultiWindow consists of the MultiWindow UI and MultiWindow Framework. The MultiWindow UI has a MultiWindow launcher called Traybar. You can use it to manage MultiWindow applications. You can launch the Traybar by long-pressing the Back key and use it to run multiple applications. MultiWindow Framework is a system service connected to Activity Manager, Window Manager, and View System to configure applications in MultiWindow.

You can register your application as a MultiWindow application and add it to the Traybar by declaring it in your Android manifest file.

You can use MultiWindow to:

  • check the status of your MultiWindow application

  • change the status

  • check the status change

Note

See attached programming guide pdf file for more information.