net.rim.blackberry.api.pdap.contactlinking
Interface AddressBookFieldFactory


public interface AddressBookFieldFactory

A factory for creating custom fields that display in the contacts application when the user views a linked contact. Applications that provide contact linking must register a factory for creating a custom field to display information about the link.

See Also:
LinkedContactUtilities.registerAddressBookFieldFactory(AddressBookFieldFactory, long)
Category:
Signed: This element is only accessible by signed applications. If you intend to use this element, please visit http://www.blackberry.com/go/codesigning to obtain a set of code signing keys. Code signing is only required for applications running on BlackBerry smartphones; development on BlackBerry Smartphone Simulators can occur without code signing.
Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0

Method Summary
Category: Signed  Field createAddressBookField(String contactID)
          Creates a field that will display information about a linked contact on the contact screen.
 



Method Detail

createAddressBookField

Field createAddressBookField(String contactID)
Creates a field that will display information about a linked contact on the contact screen. If the contact ID is unknown, this method should return null.

Parameters:
contactID - The ID of the contact being displayed.
Returns:
The field used to display your contact information.
Category:
Signed: This element is only accessible by signed applications. If you intend to use this element, please visit http://www.blackberry.com/go/codesigning to obtain a set of code signing keys. Code signing is only required for applications running on BlackBerry smartphones; development on BlackBerry Smartphone Simulators can occur without code signing.
Since:
BlackBerry API 5.0.0





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