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I am new with java and if somebody can help me with this i really appreciate. My question is how or when can i insert a code to call or launch another activity after the timer lapsed.
 
	protected static final Thread This = null;
 
	@Override
	protected void onCreate(Bundle hard) {
		// TODO Auto-generated method stub
		super.onCreate(hard);
		
		requestWindowFeature(Window.FEATURE_NO_TITLE);
        getWindow().setFlags(WindowManager.LayoutParams.FLAG_FULLSCREEN,
        WindowManager.LayoutParams.FLAG_FULLSCREEN);
        
		setContentView(R.layout.activity_main);
		Thread timer = new Thread(){
			public void run(){
				try{
					Thread.sleep(5000);
 
				}catch(InterruptedException e){
					e.printStackTrace();
				}finally{
					Intent openStartingPoint = new Intent("--.---.---.------.MainActivity");
					startActivity(openStartingPoint);
				}
			}
		};
		timer.start();
	
	}
Posted 9-Mar-13 23:07pm
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ghincelino at 13-Mar-13 0:20am
   
try to debug.. to see the problem..
agnesn88 at 13-Mar-13 2:00am
   
is that for android???
Ed Gepulle at 14-Mar-13 8:23am
   
yes its for android. i am using eclipse. I having difficulties in inserting code to load or call another activity.

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Solution 1

it seems you are making splash screen ,
use handler for this and timer is not use for this puropse , if still want to use timer then ,
 
make sure you use something which makes timing , thred can never use for time ,
 
Another option is AlarmManager in which you can do like after 10 sec , you can pass another activiy...
 
check this links
 
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http://androidideasblog.blogspot.in/2011/07/alarmmanager-and-notificationmanager.html[^]
 
you can also googling more ...
 
and lastly you can use this thread in asynch and pass intent in postExecuteMethod...
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