I made an app that used File readfrom filename and it worked, now it doesn't work, can't find the file. The file is in path file:///storage/emulated/0/WhatsApp/Media/WhatsApp Documents. ???
- With API30 you cannot (easily) save files to a folder outside of the ASD (application specific directory). If no other resources outside of your app require access to these files, then save to the ASD. You can create sub directories if required.
- There is a bug that prevents saving of files when there is a space in the file path, in your case:
see the overview here
outside of ASD and shared directories you only can read media files ...
There is a bug that prevents saving of files when there is a space in the file path, in your case:
What the path i can use?
I need only to read de file...
On Android 11+ you must use
SAF or the app must grant
MANAGE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE to access / read non-media files outside of the ASD or one of the
See also here: