Passing and Recieveing Values between Activities

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arraylist of customized objects between activites

Postby sheshi85 » Mon Jun 22, 2009 3:11 pm

Hello everyone,
I am a beginner that i just passed data between activites.Now I wanted to pass a arraylist of customized objects between activites.Though some discussion in the site is made on how to do it,I am not clear.i read the customized class needs to implement Serializable or parcelable.Is it the solution for customized class,or is there any solution.From 2 days working hard but in vain.can Some one address this problem please!!!!.
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Postby tessomc » Mon Oct 25, 2010 1:47 pm

Lets say that im trying to pass an ArrayList from one activity to another and im using your example
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ArrayList<ObjetoSimples> listasObjetoSimples = new ArrayList<ObjetoSimples>();
...populate the array...
HashMap meMap=new HashMap();
Intent myIntent = new Intent(this, Tela2.class);

and in Tela2.class

Intent getIntent=getIntent();
ArrayList<ObjetoSimples> mystreamagain = getIntent().getExtra("memap").get("mystream");

what i'm i doing wrong? i removed the () from getIntent() but still have some errors.

Any thoughts?

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Re: Passing and Recieveing Values between Activities

Postby salvosq » Tue Nov 02, 2010 8:40 am

Are you searching for getParcelable and putParcelable ?
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Re: Passing and Recieveing Values between Activities

Postby blundell » Tue Nov 02, 2010 12:00 pm

Your putExtra is fine.

When your recieving it, I have come across an error and have to do:
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Serializable data = getIntent().getSerializableExtra("memap");
                if(data != null){
                        HashMap<String, Object> hm = (HashMap<String, Object>) data; // Dont know WHY it won't let me cast straight to my object

Just change this from HashMap to your ArrayList, can't really explain this code but hope it helps :-)
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