Maulik Maulik - 2 months ago 13x
Objective-C Question

After Receiving Notification how can i can get payload on app icon click?

My push notification works properly in Normal case but i have problem with following case:

1) when my app remove from background and get notification & tap on app icon then i want to push view controller and display payload data in that view controller.

2 ) when my app in background and get notification & tap on app icon then i want to push view controller and display payload data in that view controller.

following is my userInfo

aps = {
alert = "Call from rohan panchal";
appointmentId = 220;
badge = 0;
"call_token" = "T1==cGFydG5lcl9pZD00NTI1ODY1MiZzaWc9MzM1MmM0M2E2MjkwN2JiYWMzNjgyNjk0MjFlZWMyNWEzNTZmZmM3MjpzZXNzaW9uX2lkPTJfTVg0ME5USTFPRFkxTW41LU1UUTNNREl3TVRBd01qVXdOWDV3WXpCRFMyWTRlR2xhUWpGdU1YbFpNamhvV0hoNFVHTi1VSDQmY3JlYXRlX3RpbWU9MTQ3MDIwMTAwMiZyb2xlPXB1Ymxpc2hlciZub25jZT0xNDcwMjAxMDAyLjUyMDM0NDAzNjQzMjMmZXhwaXJlX3RpbWU9MTQ3MDgwNTgwMg==";
doctorId = 238;
"doctor_country" = US;
"doctor_name" = "John smith";
patientId = 239;
"patient_country" = US;
"patient_name" = "Lottry patel";
sessionId = "2_MX40NTI1ODY1Mn5-MTQ3MDIwMTAwMjUwNX5wYzBDS2Y4eGlaQjFuMXlZMjhoWHh4UGN-UH4";
sound = default;

following my code.

- (BOOL)application:(UIApplication *)application didFinishLaunchingWithOptions:(NSDictionary *)launchOptions

// when i remove app from background & click on notification then following code run.
NSDictionary *notificationPayload = launchOptions[UIApplicationLaunchOptionsRemoteNotificationKey];

WebViewController *DashBoard = [[WebViewController alloc]initWithNibName:@"WebViewController" bundle:nil];
self.navcntrl=[[UINavigationController alloc]initWithRootViewController:DashBoard];



DoctorMenuViewController *DoctorVC = [[DoctorMenuViewController alloc]initWithNibName:@"DoctorMenuViewController" bundle:nil];
self.navcntrl=[[UINavigationController alloc]initWithRootViewController:DoctorVC];


When I got notification then following method called.

- (void)application:(UIApplication *)application didReceiveRemoteNotification:(NSDictionary *)userInfo


WebViewController *DashBoard = [[WebViewController alloc]initWithNibName:@"WebViewController" bundle:nil];

[self.navcntrl pushViewController:DashBoard animated:YES];


Please help.Any help appreciated.


The push notification payload consists of:

alert - the alert string and actions




The key content-available is a new feature, and it is this key that makes silent push possible.

To enable, you also have to add remote-notifcation as your app UIBackgroundModes as described here.

This is what happens when content-available is in the payload:

If app is Suspended, the system will bring it into Background

If app was killed by user, nothing happens and app remains in Not Running Read about app state changes.

A potential is pitfall:

You enable with content-available=1. But, it is WRONG to disable with content-available=0. To disable, you have to REMOVE the key in the payload.

plz use this

-(void)application:(UIApplication *)application didReceiveRemoteNotification:(NSDictionary *)userInfo fetchCompletionHandler:(void (^)(UIBackgroundFetchResult))completionHandler
       if(application.applicationState == UIApplicationStateInactive) 

       //do your things when you click on notification
    else if (application.applicationState == UIApplicationStateBackground)


      else if (application.applicationState == UIApplicationStateActive)

for more information plz read this link