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Old 03-11-2009, 10:33 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I want to be able to programatically get a list of apps within a folder on the blackberry. for ex, the "downloads" folder. Are there API's to do this?
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These "folders" are artifacts of the HomeScreen (or ribbon), so until some more of the API is exposed there (net.rim.api.homescreen.*) I don't think so.
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apps don't reside in folders like they do on windows, you can get a list of running applications using:

ApplicationManager appMan = ApplicationManager.getApplicationManager();
ApplicationDescriptor[] appDes = appMan.getVisibleApplications();

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Can I remove an Application on HomeScreen by coding?
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You can't do it programmatically.
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