How to run a process even if the iOS application is closed IONIC


#1

IONIC vs 3.4.0

I want to keep running a get request even if the application is closed
Please provide me the solution .
Thanks


#2

For android you can use this plugin to keep the application running in the background :

That way even if the user closes the application it is still running.


#3

Thanks for reply, But my application is iOS. Can you pls suggest for iOS as well?


#4

Try using this plugin on ios. In my app I used location service and had ‘while in use’ permissions but when I closed the app (gone to home page not closed entirely) I still saw the location icon at the top so i guess the app was running.

Try reading this:


#5

Can you pls provide me ionic sample code from which I can get idea how to implement etc.


#6

In my app.component.ts instead of calling this.platform.exitApp();
I call navigator.Backbutton.goHome( () =>{}, () => { });
And then use platform.resume.subscribe(); to write what ever I want my app to do after it is returned from the background (resumed).


#7

@neomib If you understand, my requirement is that I want to keep sending geolocation after every 5 min, for this I call a method in interval function with interval of 5 min. But when user close the application (not in background) it stops. So please suggest me how I can achieve this . Got any example?