PlivoOutbound

This sample application demonstrates how to make outbound calls from your android application using the Plivo Android SDK.

Basics

  1. Clone our android sample apps repository. git clone https://github.com/plivo/plivo-android-examples.git or download the zip wget https://github.com/plivo/plivo-android-examples/archive/master.zip
  2. Setup Android with Eclipse and Launch eclipse
  3. Select File -> New -> Other
  4. Choose 'Android Project From Existing Code' and navigate to the plivo-android-examples folder and click Open

Tutorial

  1. Create an endpoint with a username and a password. Learn more on how to create an endpoint using this guide.
  2. Load the PlivoOutbound application in eclipse.
  3. Edit the source file in the PlivoOutbound application in eclipe :MainActivity.java.
  4. Assign your endpoint username and password to the respective variables.
    public final static String PLIVO_USERNAME = ""; 
    public final static String PLIVO_PASSWORD = "";
  5. Assign the mobile or the landline number you want to call to the PLIVO_NUMBERvariable.
    public final static String PHONE_NUMBER = "";
  6. Launch the application from eclipse. And hit the call button.

The app will place the call to the PHONE_NUMBER added to the code. Make sure you append the country code