ContactPicker

Cordova ContactPicker Plugin
Hazem Hagrass0.1.09
platforms: android,ios
$ cordova plugin add com.badrit.ContactPicker

ContactPicker plugin for Cordova / PhoneGap

This Plugin is inspired from ContactChooser plugin here

This Plugin brings up a native iOS or Android contact-picker overlay, accessing the addressbook and returning the selected contact's name, phone number and email, also new contact can be added.

Usage

This has been successfully tested from Cordova 2.2.0 through to version 3.1.0.

Example Usage:

  1. Pick contact
window.plugins.ContactPicker.chooseContact(function(contactInfo) {
//to get all phones numbers
    for (var i = 0; i < contactInfo.phones.length; i++) {
         alert(contactInfo.phones[i]);
    };
    alert(contactInfo.displayName + " " + contactInfo.phones[0] + " " + contactInfo.email);
});

The method which will return a JSON. Example:

{
    displayName: "John Doe",
    email: "john.doe@mail.com",
    phones: ["numbers"]
}
  1. Add new contact
//you can prefilled variable by add contact object 
var contact = {};
contact.displayName = "displayName";
contact.email = "email";
contact.phoneNumber = "phoneNumber";
window.plugins.ContactPicker.addContact(contact, function(contactInfo) {
    alert(contactInfo.displayName + " " + contactInfo.phones[0] + " " + contactInfo.email);
});
//or you can leave it empty by ad passing null in parameter
window.plugins.ContactPicker.addContact(null, function(contactInfo) {
    alert(contactInfo.displayName + " " + contactInfo.phones[0] + " " + contactInfo.email);
});

MIT Licence

Copyright 2013 Monday Consulting GmbH

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

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