“addAttachmentData:” to add any types of files as an attachment. .. a NSData object for that file, followed by nailing down the MIME type. achmentData Method public virtual Void AddAttachmentData (NSData attachment, String mimeType, String fileName ). The MFMailComposeViewController has the delegate method addAttachmentData:mimeType: fileName: that you can use to add attachment data to the.

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Stay up to date! In the above code, filePaths is a collection of full local file path. Hope this post will help you. Subscribe to Fresh Beginning Stay up to date! To save you from creating the Xcode project from scratch, you can download this project template to begin the development.

As I was mentioning above, the app allows you to share multiple media files which includes image and video files through an email. In the meantime, let me know if you have any questions or comments — and what bugs you think are the scariest! As always, leave us comment and share your thought about the tutorial. You can check out this tutorial for further explanation.

Make the following mods to ScaryBugDoc. The MessageUI framework has made it really easy to send email in your apps.

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The demo app should display a list of files in the main view. You can test it out by emailing yourself a copy of this sample bug if you want:. We populate the fields of that view with initial values including the recipient email, subject and body text.

Should you need a code in Objective-C syntax, that really shouldn’t be hard to achieve. NSLog “Mail cancelled”. If the user chooses via email, we use a MFMailComposeViewController to create an email message, and we add ad attachment with our bug data to the message.


If you have any mmetype questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. You can save and view signature creation as an image or a video. These files are stored in the documents directory. Xcode Project Template with addattachmentdaata pre-built Storyboard.

In RootViewController, we pop to the root view controller in case we were on mimetyoe details view somewherecreate a addattachmentdatz doc, and import from the given URL. Demo App for email attachment.

So the next thing we need to do is set up our Info. Compile and run the app. Line of the above code define the email subject, message content and recipients.

Apparently, line of the above are used to determine the content of these parameters. You can hold and tap on the attachment and it will prompt you if you want to open it in Scary Bugs. Luckily, this is pretty easy to do on the iPhone — you just have to set a few keys in your Info. Line 7 creates the built-in MFMailComposeViewController, which provides the standard user interface for managing the editing and sending of an email message. Load Attachments In Your App! Author simonng Simon Ng.

Email Tutorial for iOS: How To Import and Export App Data Via Email in your iOS App

As the primary focus is to demonstrate the attachment usage, we keep the demo app very simple. Mimety;e compile and run your app, and you should be able to automatically export a scary bug from your app via email! The way you do this on iOS is by registering your app as able to handle certain UTIsand exporting any UTIs that are not already known by the system.

Whenever users tap on any of the file, the app automatically creates an email with the selected file as an attachment. So we read it out here as an NSData and pass it to our importData method that we wrote earlier.

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MessageUI.MFMailComposeViewController.AddAttachmentData Method

So go ahead and compile and run your app, and if all works well you should be able to open up the email attachment and see the bug imported into your app! NSLog “Mail sent failure: Here we modify the export button to prompt the user whether they want to export via File Sharing as before, or mimmetype email. One last thing before we can test: Today I will teach you how you can share not only media but any local items through an email through an iOS apps.

NSLog “Mail addattachmenteata. A lot of addattachmentadta want to be able to share their app data via email. NSLog “Mail sent”. Lastly, we invoke the addAttachmentData method to attach the file. As it is evident from above code, you can combine multiple file paths into an array and then iterate over this collection and call the following method with NSData object. You can find more information about this app on my other post specifically dedicated to description of this app.

If you have any suggestion for the iOS Programming series, feel free to let us know. You can download this amazing app from app store totally free of cost!

The project template comes with:. This app allows you to make and save multiple signatures. The app simply displays a list of files in a plain table view. We will take files from specified directory and convert to NSData and add them as an attachment to an email.