Awesome Open Source
Awesome Open Source

iOS 11 Camera Permissions Plugin for Apache Cordova

Cordova / PhoneGap Plugin Permission Settings for NSCameraUsageDescription, NSPhotoLibraryUsageDescription, NSPhotoLibraryAddUsageDescription and NSMicrophoneUsageDescription in iOS 11 by adding a declaration to the Info.plist file

Install

Latest published version on npm (with Cordova CLI >= 5.0.0)

cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-ios-camera-permissions --save

Latest version from GitHub

cordova plugin add https://github.com/Cordobo/cordova-plugin-ios-camera-permissions.git --save

Customising the message prompts

On installation you can customise the prompts shown by setting the following variables on installation.

  • CAMERA_USAGE_DESCRIPTION for NSCameraUsageDescription
  • MICROPHONE_USAGE_DESCRIPTION for NSMicrophoneUsageDescription
  • PHOTOLIBRARY_ADD_USAGE_DESCRIPTION for NSPhotoLibraryAddUsageDescription (write-access only, iOS 11 only)
  • PHOTOLIBRARY_USAGE_DESCRIPTION for NSPhotoLibraryUsageDescription (read/write access)

For example:

cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-ios-camera-permissions --variable CAMERA_USAGE_DESCRIPTION="your usage message" --variable MICROPHONE_USAGE_DESCRIPTION="your microphone usage message here" --variable PHOTOLIBRARY_ADD_USAGE_DESCRIPTION="your photo library usage message here" --variable PHOTOLIBRARY_USAGE_DESCRIPTION="your photo library usage message here" --save

Usage

See http://cordobo.com/2269-cordova-plugin-for-nscamerausagedescription-in-ios-10/

For the changes to plugin.xml to take effect, you must refresh the ios.json file (inside the /plugin folder):

$ cordova platform rm ios
$ cordova platform add ios

Platforms

Applies to iOS 10/11 only.

License

[MIT License]


Get A Weekly Email With Trending Projects For These Topics
No Spam. Unsubscribe easily at any time.
ios (3,550
camera (276
cordova (181
permissions (77
plist (26

Find Open Source By Browsing 7,000 Topics Across 59 Categories