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Plugins Release: June 12, 2014
12 Jun 2014

The following plugins were updated today:

  • cordova-plugin-camera: 0.3.0
  • cordova-plugin-console: 0.2.9
  • cordova-plugin-device: 0.2.10
  • cordova-plugin-device-motion: 0.2.8
  • cordova-plugin-device-orientation: 0.3.7
  • cordova-plugin-dialogs: 0.2.8
  • cordova-plugin-file: 1.2.0
  • cordova-plugin-file-transfer: 0.4.4
  • cordova-plugin-geolocation: 0.3.8
  • cordova-plugin-globalization: 0.2.8
  • cordova-plugin-inappbrowser: 0.5.0
  • cordova-plugin-media: 0.2.11
  • cordova-plugin-media-capture: 0.3.1
  • cordova-plugin-network-information: 0.2.9
  • cordova-plugin-splashscreen: 0.3.1
  • cordova-plugin-statusbar: 0.1.6
  • cordova-plugin-vibration: 0.3.9

Notable changes include:

  • Several File plugin changes:
    • Initial implementation for Firefox OS
    • Important platform-specific paths now exposed as properties on cordova.file.* (iOS & Android, refer to docs)
    • Several bug fixes (across most platforms)
    • Updated support for BlackBerry 10, Ubuntu & Windows 8
  • Every plugin now has its own license file and how to contribute document (

The plugins have been updated on our registry at

You can update any plugin by removing it, and then readding it. E.g. To update your file plugin:

cordova plugin rm org.apache.cordova.file
cordova plugin add org.apache.cordova.file

Other changes include:

  • CB-2083, CB-5895 documented saveToPhotoAlbum quirk on WP8
  • Remove deprecated symbols for iOS < 6
  • Ubuntu use application directory for images
  • CB-6613 Use WinJS functionality to get base64-encoded content of image instead of File plugin functionality
  • CB-6612 camera.getPicture now always returns encoded JPEG image
  • CB-6576 Returns a specific error message when app has no access to library
  • CB-6546 Android: Add support for allowEdit Camera option
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6795 Add license
  • CB-6491 add



  • Added Firefox OS version
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6800 Add license
  • CB-6491 add


  • Firefox OS added to supported platforms
  • Ubuntu don't destroy callback after use
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6798 Add license
  • CB-6491 add


  • Windows 8 makes getHeading callback spec compliant
  • CB-6799 Add license
  • CB-6491 add


  • Running original, inAppBrowser is overriding it no need to place CSS in every page anymore
  • CB-4616 Returned index 0 was not documented for notification.prompt
  • CB-6528 Allow scroll on alert message content
  • CB-4966 Dialogs are in window now. No need to add anything to manifest or index.html
  • CB-5945 Windows8 do not call success callbacks until dialog is dismissed
  • Update docs to state that prompt is supported on Windows Phone
  • Removing Firefox OS quirks. No need to add special permission (it's different API with the same name). Notification.css is added automatically
  • CB-6628 Amazon FireOS fix confirm and prompt methods
  • CB-6801 Add license
  • CB-6491 add


  • Fix sorting order in supported platforms
  • Fixed toURL() toInternalURL() information in the doku
  • Ubuntu increase quota value
  • Ubuntu Change FS URL scheme to cdvfile
  • Ubuntu Return size with Entry.getMetadata() method
  • Initial implementation for Firefox OS
  • iOS Don't fail a write of zero-length payload
  • CB-285 Docs for cordova.file.*Directory properties
  • CB-285 Android, iOS Add cordova.file.*Directory properties
  • CB-3440 BlackBerry10 Proxy based implementation
  • CB-6583 iOS Fix failing to create entry when space in parent path
  • CB-6571 Android Make DirectoryEntry.toURL() have a trailing /
  • CB-6525 Android, iOS Allow file: URLs in all APIs; fixes not being called
  • Fix the Windows 8 implementation of the getFile method
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6803 Add license
  • CB-6491 add
  • Add NOTICE file


  • Ubuntu support cdvfile URI
  • Upload progress now works also for second file
  • CB-6706 Relax dependency on file plugin
  • CB-6378 Use connection.disconnect() instead of stream.close() for thread-safety
  • CB-6466 Auto-create directories in download
  • CB-3440 BlackBerry10 Update implementation to use modules from file plugin
  • CB-6494 Android Fix upload of KitKat content URIs
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6802 Add license
  • CB-6491 add


  • CB-5416 Adding support for auto-managing permissions
  • Proper implementation for Firefox OS
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6804 Add license
  • CB-6491 add



  • CB-5649 iOS respect App's orientation
  • CB-6474 Add data: URLs support to WP8
  • CB-6482 WP8 call correct callback
  • Fixed use of iOS 6 deprecated methods
  • CB-6360 Feature detection instead of iOS version detection
  • CB-6396 Firefox OS Adding basic support
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6806 Add license
  • CB-6491 add

  • CB-6706 Relax dependency on file plugin
  • CB-6478 Fix exception when trying to record audio file on Windows 8
  • CB-6477 Add musicLibrary and microphone capabilities to Windows 8
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6807 Add license
  • CB-6491 add

  • Fixes captureTasks UI URIs
  • CB-6706 Relax dependency on file plugin
  • Remove deprecated symbols for iOS < 6
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6808 Add license
  • CB-6491 add

  • Cached extra info to better detect changes
  • CB-6350 Fix networkStatusForFlags return value type to work with 64-bit iOS
  • Initial version of Firefox OS network information plugin
  • CB-6809 Add license to
  • CB-6491 add


  • WP8 updated quirk for and combined iOS, WP8, BB10 quirks as they are all the same
  • WP implemented OnInit so splash screen can be shown before cordova page is loaded
  • WP plugin must be autoloaded for AutoHideSplashScreen preference to work
  • CB-6483 Use splash screen image from manifest on Windows8
  • CB-6127 Spanish and French Translations added
  • CB-6810 Add license to
  • CB-6491 add


  • CB-6783 added StatusBarStyle config preference, updated docs
  • Update docs with recent WP changes, remove clear from the list of named colors in documentation
  • CB-6513 Android Fix compiling
  • CB-6812 Add license
  • CB-6491 add


  • Extended vibrateWithPattern to allow for pattern repetition, implemented a complementary cancelVibration function and adapted documentation
  • Implemented vibrateWithPattern (for Android) and adapted documentation
  • CB-6491 add

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