Category : android-tv

I’m developing an Android app (a game) that supports phones and TVs too, and can play multiplayer via LAN (WiFi or Ethernet) or WiFi Direct. Android Studio warns me with a Lint warning in the manifest that says that if I "require Wifi permissions", then it will "limit the app availability on TVs that support ..

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So, declaring android.permission.MANAGE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE permission and directing the user to the Settings page via Settings.ACTION_MANAGE_ALL_FILES_ACCESS_PERMISSION works fine on phones & tablets (physical & emulator) with Android 30+. It does, however, crash on the Android TV Emulator with latest API30+ images. I don’t have a physical test device atm, but does this mean Foogle removed this permission ..

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