Mariano Pelizzari Mariano Pelizzari - 5 months ago 119
Android Question

Start whatsapp from webview

I have an app that loads a newspaper site in a webview. In that site you can share a news in facebook, twitter and whatsapp. I have facebook's and twitter's links covered with


I can't figer out how to launch the whatsapp app. It uses a custom URL scheme:


I get: the webpage at whatsapp://send?text= could not be loaded because:



I suggest using loop from this question: using Intent.ACTION would give You best results.