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Offline howlingblue

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Directly launching games?
« on: October 23, 2012, 07:07:14 PM »
Howdy,

I have been writing an emulator launcher for Android, and I would like to use your emulator to launch N64 games.

However, most emulators I have used so far provide the "ACTION_VIEW" intent filter for launching games, which yours does not, at least from what I can see in the manifest.

Is there a way to structure an intent to Mupen64Plus AE so that it will launch a specific ROM file?

Thank you for your help.

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Re: Directly launching games?
« Reply #1 on: October 23, 2012, 07:10:49 PM »
Sure, I can add that to the next update.
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Re: Directly launching games?
« Reply #2 on: November 17, 2012, 10:51:37 PM »
Then it would also be awesome to have an option for making direct homescreen shortcuts to games... :)
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