Elements in config.xml

The following table describes each element that can be used in the configuration document. It also specifies how many times you can use each element in your config.xml file for a particular platform. A dash indicates that the element is ignored for the specified platform.

Element Description
<access> Specifies that a BlackBerry WebWorks app can access external network resources. zero or more
<author> Specifies the author's name. one
<content> Specifies the application start page. one
<description> Specifies a human-readable description of the application. zero or more
<icon> Specifies an icon that represents the application on the Home screen of the BlackBerry device. zero or more
<license> Specifies end user license and copyright information. zero or one
<name> Specifies a human-readable name for the application. one or more
<preference> Defines a preference for the blackberry.app plugin (for example, screen orientation). zero or more
<rim:invoke-target> Registers your application as a handler for an invocation event. zero or more
<rim:permissions> Provides a container for <rim:permit> to specify application permissions for device features. one
<rim:permit> Defines application permissions for device features. Must be child of <rim:permissions>. one or more
<rim:splash> Specifies the image to display on the screen while your application loads. zero or more
<widget> Provides a container for all other elements. one

Last modified: 2014-04-03

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