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Easy way to get user to select and email address (or take default) from Google Accounts available on an Android device. See blog post here: http://www.entrepreneurskitchen.com/2013/02/getting-user-account-on-android.html
import com.google.android.gms.common.AccountPicker;
import android.accounts.AccountManager;
public class MyActivity extends Activity {
// a number to distinguish this startActivityForResult from any others
private static final int GET_GOOGLE_ACCOUNT = 1;
@Override
protected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {
super.onCreate(savedInstanceState);
// Inflate view, etc goes here
// Call the AccountPicker Intent.
// Change the "false" to "true" if you want the user to always be shown the
// Activity, even if there's only one option (this allows them to add an
// Account at the same time, too)
Intent accountIntent = AccountPicker.newChooseAccountIntent(null, null,
new String[] { "com.google" }, false, null, null, null, null);
startActivityForResult(accountIntent, GET_GOOGLE_ACCOUNT);
}
@Override
public void onActivityResult(int requestCode, int resultCode, Intent data) {
super.onActivityResult(requestCode, resultCode, data);
if (requestCode == GET_GOOGLE_ACCOUNT && resultCode == RESULT_OK) {
doSomethingWithEmail(data.getStringExtra(AccountManager.KEY_ACCOUNT_NAME));
}
}
// rest of Activity
}
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