Android SDK Library Tealeaf Class References

This section contains class reference information about the Android SDK library.

Package
Class
Description

com.tl.uic.app

UICActivity used to help control Android SDK library.



Application that is used to help control Android SDK library.


com.tl.uic


Android SDK library that is used to capture user actions.


com.tl.uic.webkit


WebView used to add session ID to header requests.



Extends WebChromeClient to monitor when browser finished render after which screen capture is enabled.



Extends WebViewClient to monitor when the URL loaded to add headers for sessionization.

UICActivity class

The com.tl.uic.app.UICActivity class extends com.tl.uic.app.Activity. UICActivity helps capture user actions in an Android application and enables screen capture after the Activity is created.

Note:

To enable capture of screens into , you must configure the PCA to capture binary POSTs of png images. See Getting started with Acoustic Experience Analytics (Tealeaf) SDK for Android.

Method detail

Method Name
Method Signature
Description

getTakeSnapshotAfterCreate

public Boolean getTakeSnapshotAfterCreate()

Whether to take the snapshot after create.
Returns whether to take the snapshot after create.


setTakeSnapshotAfterCreate


public void setTakeSnapshotAfterCreate(final Boolean takeSnapshotAfterCreate)


Whether to take the snapshot after create.
takeSnapshotAfterCreate - Whether to take the snapshot after create.


getTookImage


public Boolean getTookImage()


Whether screen capture was taken.


setTookImage


public void setTookImage(final Boolean tookImage)


Whether screen capture was taken.
tookImage - Whether screen capture was taken.


getLogicalPageName


public String getLogicalPageName()


Logical page name of the Activity.
Returns the logical page name of the Activity. If none was assigned, it receives a name from the class of Activity, and an underscore (_) with current time in milliseconds is added.


setLogicalPageName


public void setLogicalPageName(final String logicalPageName)


Logical page name of the Activity.
logicalPageName - Logical page name of the Activity.


getImageBackground


public int getImageBackground()


Background color of the image of the screen capture.
Returns the background color of the image of the screen capture.


setImageBackground


public void setImageBackground(final int imageBackground)


Background color of the image of the screen capture.
imageBackground - Background color of the image of the screen capture.


getView


public View getView()


View to use for screen capture.
Returns the view to use for screen capture.


setView


public void setView(final View view)


View to use for screen capture.
view - View to use for screen capture.


getNumOnGlobalLayoutListener


public int getNumOnGlobalLayoutListener()


Number of OnGlobalLayoutListener set on views.
Returns the number of milliseconds to delay before snapshot is taken because more time is needed to render properly.


setNumOnGlobalLayoutListener


public void setNumOnGlobalLayoutListener(final int numOnGlobalLayoutListener)


Number of OnGlobalLayoutListener set on views.
millisecondSnapshotDelay - Milliseconds to delay before snapshot is taken because more time is needed to render properly.


getMillisecondSnapshotDelay


public long getMillisecondSnapshotDelay()


Milliseconds to delay before snap shot is taken because more time is needed to render properly.
Returns the number of milliseconds to delay before snapshot is taken because more time is needed to render properly.


setMillisecondSnapshotDelay


public void setMillisecondSnapshotDelay(final long millisecondSnapshotDelay)


Milliseconds to delay before snap shot is taken because more time is needed to render properly.
millisecondSnapshotDelay - Milliseconds to delay before snap shot is taken because more time is needed to render properly.

UICApplication class

The com.tl.uic.app.UICApplication class extends android.app.Application. UICApplication helps capture user actions in an Android application.

Method detail

Method Name
Method Signature
Description

getTealeaf

public Tealeaf getTealeaf()

Get current instance of .
Returns the current instance of .

Tealeaf class

The com.tl.uic.TeaLeaf class extends java.lang.Object. The library helps capture user actions in an Android application.

Fields

Field
Summary
Description

static java.lang.String

TLF_SESSION_HEADER

Header key that is used to sessionize on X-Tealeaf-Session.


static java.lang.String


TAG


UICAndroid used in LogCat.

Fields used in event handlers to get display user actions correctly

Field
Summary
Description

static java.lang.String

TLF_ON_FOCUS_CHANGE_IN

Used in TextView based controls to indicate focus in.


static java.lang.String


TLF_ON_FOCUS_CHANGE_OUT


Used in TextView based controls to indicate focus out.


static java.lang.String


TLF_ON_GROUP_COLLAPSE


Used in ExpandableListView based controls to indicate group is collapsed.


static java.lang.String


TLF_ON_GROUP_EXPAND


Used in ExpandableListView based controls to indicate group is expanded.


static java.lang.String


TLF_ON_DRAWER_OPENED


Used in SlidingDrawer based controls to indicate drawer is opened.


static java.lang.String


TLF_ON_DRAWER_CLOSED


Used in SlidingDrawer based controls to indicate drawer is closed.

Fields used to access configuration file values

Field
Summary
Description

static java.lang.String

TLF_LOGGING_LEVEL

Default log level.


static java.lang.String


DISPLAY_LOGGING


Whether to display debug statements in LogCat.


static java.lang.String


TLF_KILL_SWITCH_ENABLED


Whether kill switch is enabled.


static java.lang.String


TLF_KILL_SWITCH_URL


Url for kill switch.


static java.lang.String


TLF_KILL_SWITCH_MAX_NUMBER_OF_TRIES


Maximum number of tries.


static java.lang.String


TLF_KILL_SWITCH_TIME_INTERVAL


Kill switch time interval to retry to access kill switch.


static java.lang.String


TLF_USE_WHITE_LIST


Whether to use white list.


static java.lang.String


TLF_WHITE_LIST_PARAM


Parameter that white list uses.


static java.lang.String


TLF_USE_RANDOM_SAMPLE


Whether to use random sample.


static java.lang.String


TLF_RANDOM_SAMPLE_PARAM


Parameter that random sample uses.


static java.lang.String


TLF_HAS_TO_PERSIST_LOCAL_CACHE


Whether it is able to save cache to device.


static java.lang.String


TLF_CACHED_LEVEL


Cache level to be saved to device.


static java.lang.String


TLF_CACHED_FILE_MAX_BYTES_SIZE


Maximum cache byte size to be saved to device.


static java.lang.String


TLF_POST_MESSAGE_URL


Url of the target page.


static java.lang.String


TLF_POST_MESSAGE_LEVEL_WIFI


Log level if current connection level is WiFi.


static java.lang.String


TLF_POST_MESSAGE_LEVEL_CELLULAR


Log level if current connection level is cellular.


static java.lang.String


TLF_MAX_STRINGS_LENGTH


Maximum string length.


static java.lang.String


TLF_MANUAL_POST_ENABLED


Whether to enable control of posting to target page. Developer is responsible for posting to target page.


static java.lang.String


TLF_DO_POSTS_ON_INTERVALS


Whether to have framework post at a set interval.


static java.lang.String


TLF_POST_MESSAGE_TIME_INTERVALS


Time interval between posts.


static java.lang.String


TLF_POST_MESSAGE_MAX_BYTES_SIZE


Maximum byte size for posting a message.


static java.lang.String


TLF_HAS_MASKING


Whether to mask values of controls.


static java.lang.String


TLF_MASK_ID_LIST


Comma-delimited string that can have IDs of controls or regular expression to find IDs of controls.


static java.lang.String


TLF_HAS_CUSTOM_MASK


Whether to use custom mask values to replace. If set to false, Logging Framework returns an empty string.


static java.lang.String


TLF_SENSITIVE_SMALL_CASE_ALPHABET


Small letter to replace during custom mask.


static java.lang.String


TLF_SENSITIVE_CAPITAL_CASE_ALPHABET


Capital letter to replace during custom mask.


static java.lang.String


TLF_SENSITIVE_SYMBOL


Symbol to replace during custom mask.


static java.lang.String


TLF_SENSITIVE_NUMBER


Number to replace during custom mask.

Constructor

Public (Application app)
is a library to help capture user actions in an Android application.
Parameters:

  • application - Reference to current Android application.

Method details

Method Name
Method Signature
Description

getCurrentSessionId

public static java.lang.String getCurrentSessionId()

Get current session ID.


getDeviceId


public static java.lang.String getDeviceId()

Get device ID used with the whitelist on the kill switch server.


getPhoneId
Note: This method has been deprecated. Use getDeviceId instead.


public static java.lang.String getPhoneId()

Get phone ID used with the whitelist on the kill switch server.


setDeviceId


public static void setDeviceId(java.lang.String deviceId)

Set device ID that is used with the whitelist on the kill switch server.


setPhoneId
Note: This method has been deprecated. Use setDeviceId instead.


public static void setPhoneId(java.lang.String phoneId)

Set phone ID that is used with the whitelist on the kill switch server.


isEnabled


public static java.lang.Boolean isEnabled()

To enable library.
Returns whether library was enabled.


getApplication()


public static android.app.Application getApplication()

Reference to current Android Application.
Returns reference to current Android Application.


getMessageVersion()


public static String getMessageVersion()

Get current JSON message version.
Returns current JSON message version.


getLibraryVersion()


public static java.lang.String getLibraryVersion()

Reference to current library version.
Returns reference to current library version.


enable


public static java.ladng.Boolean enable()

public static java.lang.Boolean enable(sessionId)


To enable library with a given session ID or a generated one.

  • sessionId - Given session ID to use.
    Returns if Tealeaf library was enabled.

disable


public static java.lang.Boolean disable()

To disable library.
Returns if library was disabled.


onPause


public static Boolean onPause(final Activity activity,

final String logicalPageName)


If not using UICActivity, add this call on your Activity file onPause method before calling super.

  • activity - Activity that calls onPause.
  • logicalPageName - Descriptive name of the activity that calls onPause.
    Returns True/False whether it was able to pause properly.

onResume


public static Boolean onResume(final Activity activity,

final String logicalPageName)


If not using UICActivity, add this call on your Activity file onResume method before calling super.

  • activity - Activity that calls onResume.
  • logicalPageName - Descriptive name of the activity that calls onResume.
    Returns True/False whether it was able to resume properly.

onDestroy


public static Boolean onDestroy(final Activity activity,

final String logicalPageName)


If not using UICActivity, add this call on your Activity file onDestroy method before calling super.

  • activity - Activity that calls onResume.
  • logicalPageName - Descriptive name of the activity that calls onResume.
    Returns True/False whether it was able to destroy properly.

OnLowMemory


public static java.lang.Boolean OnLowMemory()

If not using UICApplication, add this call on your Application file OnLowMemory method before calling super.
Returns True/False whether it was able to properly clean up.


terminate


public static java.lang.Boolean terminate()

If not using UICApplicaion, add this call on your Application file on terminate method before calling super.
Returns True/False whether it was able to terminate properly.


flush


public static java.lang.Boolean flush()

To be used to flush data.
Returns True/False whether it was able to flush data back to server.


logEvent


public static java.lang.Boolean 

logEvent(final View view)public static java.lang.
Boolean logEvent(final View view,
final java.lang.String eventType)public
static java.lang.Boolean logEvent(final View view,
final java.lang.String eventType, final
int logLevel)


Log an event from an event handler.

  • view - Control from event handler.
  • eventType - Event type of event handler.
  • logLevel - Log level for TeaLeaf library.

Returns True/False whether it was able to log event.


logCustomEvent


public static java.lang.Boolean

logCustomEvent(final java.lang.String eventName)
public static java.lang.Boolean
logCustomEvent(final java.lang.String eventName,
final int logLevel)public
static java.lang.Boolean
logCustomEvent(final java.lang.String eventName,
final
java.util.HashMap<java.lang.String, final java.lang. String> data)public static java.lang.
Boolean
logCustomEvent(final java.lang.String eventName,
final
java.util.HashMap<java.lang.String, java.lang. String> data,
final int logLevel)


Log a custom event.

  • eventName - Event name to be logged.
  • data - Key and value pair to be logged.
  • logLevel - Log level for library.
    Returns True/False whether it was able to log event.

logException


public static java.lang.Boolean

logException(final java.lang.Throwable exception)
public static java.lang.Boolean
logException(final java.lang.Throwable exception,
final HashMap<String, String> data)
public static java.lang.Boolean logException(final java.lang.Throwable exception,
final HashMap<String, String> data, final boolean unhandled)


Log an exception.
exception - Exception to be logged. data - The HashMap data to be logged. Values for this parameter are key-value pairs.
*unhandled - Whether the exception is handled. Values are True or False.
Returns True or False whether exception was logged.


logScreenview


public static Boolean logScreenview(final Activity activity,

final String logicalPageName, final ApplicationContextType
applicationContextType)
public static Boolean logScreenview(final Activity activity,
final String logicalPageName,
final ApplicationContextType applicationContextType,
final String referrer)```


Log an application context (screenView).
activity - Activity with an application context (screenView) change. logicalPageName - Activity's name or descriptive name that was created on device.
applicationContextType - ApplicationContextType of the application context. referrer - Referrer page that logical page uses.
Returns True/False whether exception was logged.


logSpinnerEvent


public static Boolean logSpinnerEvent(final View view,
 final String eventType, final Spinner spinner)

Logs an event from an event handler that has TextView data that needs to be extracted from a spinner object and nested layouts. The following parameters are used with the API.
view - View control from the event handler. eventType - The event type of the event handler.
*spinner -: Spinner control type.
The API returns as true when it has successfully logged an event.


logScreenLayout


public static Boolean logScreenLayout(final Activity activity)

Log the layout of activity immediately without a layout name.

public static Boolean logScreenLayout(final Activity activity,final 

String name)

Log the layout of activity immediately with a layout name.

public static Boolean 

logScreenLayout(final Activity activity,final
String name, final int delayMS)```

public static Boolean logScreenLayout(final Activity activity, 

final AlertDialog alertDialog, final String title, final String message)

public static Boolean logScreenLayout(final Activity activity, 

final AlertDialog alertDialog, final String name, final String title,
final String message)


Log the layout of an activity with a time delay on run.
activity - Activity to be logged. name - Name of the layout.
delayMS - Number, in milliseconds, to delay the call.
Returns whether the layout was logged.
Log the layout of the alert dialog.
activity - Activity where AlertDialog is to be logged.
alertDialog - AlertDialog to be logged. name - Screenview name of where alert appears.
title - Title displayed on the alert dialog. message - Message displayed on alert dialog.
Returns whether it was able to log the layout.


logScreenLayoutSetOnShowListener


public static Boolean logScreenLayoutSetOnShowListener

(final Activity activity, final AlertDialog alertDialog,
final String title, final String message)

public static Boolean logScreenLayoutSetOnShowListener

(final Activity activity, final AlertDialog alertDialog,
final String name, final String title, final String message)


Log the layout of the alert dialog.
activity - Activity where AlertDialog is to be logged. alertDialog - AlertDialog to be logged.
name - Screenview name of where the alert appears. title - Title displayed on alert dialog.
*message - Message displayed on alert dialog.
Returns whether the layout was logged.


logScreenLayoutOnCreate


public static Boolean logScreenLayoutOnCreate(final Activity activity, 

final String name)


Log the layout of the activity with OnGlobalLayoutListener to know when the view is complete.
activity - Activity to be logged. name- Name of the layout.
Returns whether the layout was logged.


logConnection


public static java.lang.Boolean
  logConnection(final java.lang.String url, 
final org.apache.http.HttpResponse
             httpResponse, final java.util.Date initTime,
             final long loadTime, final 
long responseTime)```

Log a connection.
url - Url of the connection. httpResponse- HttpResponse of the connection.
initTime - Initial time of the response. loadTime - Load time of the response.
*responseTime - Response time.
Returns True/False whether connection was logged.


takeScreenShot


public static java.lang.Boolean 
takeScreenShot(final View view,final java.lang.
String imageFileName)

Take screen capture of given view.
Note: This method requires to be able to save to device to take screen capture.
view- View to take screen capture. imageFileName - Name of the image.
Returns True/False whether screen capture was taken.


startSession


public static void startSession()
public static void startSession(final sessionId)

Indicate to start with a given session ID or a generated one.
*sessionId - session ID to use.


requestManualServerPost


public static java.lang.Boolean requestManualServerPost()

Post current logged data.
Returns True/False whether data was posted.


getApplicationContextOffset


public static long getApplicationContextOffset()

The current application context offset.
*Returns long: The current application context offset.


registerFormField


public static Boolean
  registerFormField(final View formField, final Activity activity)
public static Boolean
  registerFormField(final View formField, final Activity activity,
                 final int logLevel)

Register form field that helps get statistics.
formField - Form field to register. activity - Activity that has form field.
*logLevel - Log level for library.
Returns True/False whether form field was registered.


isApplicationInBackground


public static Boolean isApplicationInBackground()

Returns whether application was moved to background by not having any activity that is displayed in the foreground.
Returns True/False whether application was moved to background.


logFormCompletion


public Static Boolean logFormCompletion(final Boolean submitted)

public static Boolean logFormCompletion(final Boolean submitted, final Boolean isValid)

Message type to indicate form completion on view.

UICWebView class

The com.tl.uic.webkit.UICWebView class extends android.webkit.WebView. You use UICWebView to add a session ID to header requests for purposes of sessionization.

This class also adds a connection object to provide information of WebView.

Method Name
Method Signature
Description

getEndLoad

public Date getEndLoad()

When page finished loading.
Returns Date: When page finished loading.


setEndLoad


public void setEndLoad(final Date endLoad)


When page finished loading.
endLoad - When page finished loading.


getStartLoad


public Date getStartLoad()


When page starts loading.
Returns Date: When page starts loading.


setStartLoad


public void setStartLoad(final Date startLoad)


When page starts loading.
StartLoad` - When page starts loading.


getHttpResponse


public HttpResponse getHttpResponse()


HttpResponse from the connection.
Returns HttpResponse: HttpResponse from the connection.


setHttpResponse


public void setHttpResponse (final HttpResponse httpResponse)


HttpResponse from the connection.
httpResponse - HttpResponse from the connection.


getInitTime


public Date getInitTime()


Initial time from the connection.
Returns Date: Initial time from the connection.


setInitTime


public void setInitTime (final Date initTime)


Initial time from the connection.
InitTime - Initial time from the connection.


getResponseTime


public long getResponseTime()


Response time from the connection.
long: Response time from the connection.


setResponseTime


public void setResponseTime (final long responseTime)


Response time from the connection.
ResponseTime - Response time from the connection.


logConnection


public void logConnection()


Logs the current connection time of the webview.

UICWebChromeClient class

The com.tl.uic.webkit.UICWebChromeClient class extends android.webkit.WebChromeClient. You use UICWebChromeClient to monitor when progress of the browser finished in order to capture a screen capture of the device screen.

Methods overridden

  • onProgressChanged

UICWebViewClient class

The com.tl.uic.webkit.UICWebViewClient class extends android.webkit.WebViewClient. You use UICWebViewClient to monitor when a URL is loading in order to add headers for sessionizing.

Methods overridden

  • shouldOverrideUrlLoading

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