Setup Android App

Android Source Code Setup #

  1. Download the Fiberchat User app purchased package from Codecanyon. Open the source code (project folder/ fiberchat folder) in your preferred Code Editor by simply Drag & Drop the folder in vs code. We recommend to use VS Code, especially for flutter apps.
  2. You must be ready with your unique App label , Andoid App package name, Project folder name
  3. Rename the “fiberchat” folder name with your “project folder name”.
  4. Replace the default package name (com.fiberchat.fiberchat)/(com.tctech.fiberchat) with your android package name inside the following files:
    • android/app/src/main/kotlin/com/fiberchat/fiberchat/MainActivity.kt
    • android/app/src/main/res/values/strings.xml
    • android/app/src/main/AndroidManifest.xml
    • android/app/src/profile/AndroidManifest.xml
    • android/app/src/debug/AndroidManifest.xml
    • android/app/build.gradle
  5. Rename these folder names (fiberchat) with your project folder name in the following path:
    • android/fiberchat_android.iml
    • fiberchat.iml
  6. Rename these folder names as per your android app package name in the following path:
    • android/app/src/main/kotlin/com/fiberchat/fiberchat
  7. Replace App label name “Fiberchat” with your “App Label name” in the following path:
    • android/app/src/main/AndroidManifest.xml


Change Assets #

Replace the assets in the following paths with your assets with the same name & same size.

App Icon : #
  • assets/appicon/appicon.jpg

Run the following command in vscode terminal to set the appicon automatically for android and ios :

flutter pub get

flutter pub run flutter_launcher_icons:main
Notification Icon (android only): #
  • android/app/src/main/res/drawable/transparent.png

    Replace the notification Label color in: android/app/src/main/res/values/color.xml
<color name="colorAccent">#06a54d</color>
Splash Screen : #
  • assets/images/splash.jpeg

Please make sure the file name is splash.jpeg but not splash.jpg

Applogo (for login screen): #
  • assets/images/applogo.png
Call Ringtone (for incoming call ringing): #
  • assets/sounds/ringtone.mp3
  • android/app/src/main/res/raw/ringtone.mp3
  • assets/sounds/ringtone.caf
  • assets/ios_assets/ringtone.caf

Please Note : Maximum ringtone duration should be less than 26 seconds.

Call Dialing Tone (when calling): #
  • assets/sounds/callingtone.mp3

Change Colors #

Replace the following colors in : lib/Configs/app_constants.dart. with your desired colors keeping the same tone in each color (darken/lighten) for a good looking UI.

final fiberchatBlack = new Color(0xFF1E1E1E);
final fiberchatBlue = new Color(0xFF02ac88);
final fiberchatDeepGreen = new Color(0xFF01826b);
final fiberchatLightGreen = new Color(0xFF02ac88);
final fiberchatgreen = new Color(0xFF098b74);
final fiberchatteagreen = new Color(0xFFe9fedf);
final fiberchatWhite = Colors.white;
final fiberchatGrey = Color(0xff85959f);
final fiberchatChatbackground = new Color(0xffe8ded5);
const DESIGN_TYPE = Themetype.whatsapp;
const IsSplashOnlySolidColor = false;
const SplashBackgroundSolidColor = Color(0xFF01826b); 
//applies this colors to fill the areas around splash screen.  Color Code: 0xFF01826b for Whatsapp theme & 0xFFFFFFFF for messenger theme.

final statusBarColor = fiberchatDeepGreen;
final isDarkIconsinStatusBar =

Setup App Configuration #

Setup basic mandatory configuration for your App inside: lib/Configs/app_constants.dart

const Appname ='Fiberchat';   //app name shown evrywhere with the app where required
const DEFAULT_COUNTTRYCODE_ISO = 'US';   //default country ISO 2 letter for login screen
const DEFAULT_COUNTTRYCODE_NUMBER = '+1';   //default country code number for login screen

Optional App Configuration #

Setup optional configuration for your App inside : lib/Configs/optional_constants.dart (We recommend, not changing it) :

const IsCallFeatureTotallyHide = false; 
const Is24hrsTimeformat = true; 
const int GroupMemberslimit = 500; 
const int BroadcastMemberslimit = 500; 
const int StatusDeleteAfterInHours = 24;
const IsLogoutButtonShowInSettingsPage = true; 
const FeedbackEmail =''; //leave it blank if you will use admin app
const IsAllowCreatingGroups = true; 
const IsAllowCreatingBroadcasts = true; 
const IsAllowCreatingStatus = true;
const IsPercentProgressShowWhileUploading = true;
const int MaxFileSizeAllowedInMB = 60; 
const int MaxNoOfFilesInMultiSharing = 10; 
const int MaxNoOfContactsSelectForForward = 7; 

//---- ####### Below Details Not neccsarily required unless you are using the Admin App, you can change from admin app directly:

const ConnectWithAdminApp = true;
const dynamic RateAppUrlAndroid = null; 
const dynamic RateAppUrlIOS =  null; 
const int ImageQualityCompress = 50; 
const int DpImageQualityCompress = 25; 
const bool IsVideoQualityCompress = true; 
int maxChatMessageDocsLoadAtOnceForGroupChatAndBroadcastLazyLoading = 25; 
int maxAdFailedLoadAttempts = 3;
const int timeOutSeconds = 50; 
const IsShowNativeTimDate = true; 
const IsShowDeleteChatOption = true; 
const IsLazyLoadingChat = false; //## under development yet
const IsApplyBtoomNavBar = false; //## under development yet
const IsRemovePhoneNumberFromCallingPageWhenOnCall = false; 
const OnlyPeerWhoAreSavedInmyContactCanMessageOrCallMe = false; //If this is true, then only contacts saved in my device can send a message or call me.
const DEFAULT_LANGUAGE_FILE_CODE = 'en'; //default language code if file is present is localization folder example-> en.json
const IsShowLanguageNameInNativeLanguage = false;
const IsAdaptiveWidthTab = false;
final loginPageTopColor =  DESIGN_TYPE == Themetype.whatsapp ? fiberchatgreen : fiberchatWhite;
final loginPageBottomColor =  DESIGN_TYPE == Themetype.whatsapp ? fiberchatDeepGreen : fiberchatWhite;

Set App Version Number (Android) #

1. Set android app version number inside : android/ & further increment both version Name & Version code before every release build


2. Set android app version number inside : pubspec.yaml & further increment both version Name & Version code before every release build

version: 1.0.0+1

Set Release key.jks Properties #

1. Generate a upload keystore, rename it to key.jks file and place it in the path : android/app/key.jks
2. Set the key properties in : android/

Change Font (optional) #

Fiberchat has a default Flutter font. If you want to set a new font. Please follow these steps:

  1. Get ready with your font file(s). Remove all blank spaces in names if any.
  2. Paste your (.otf) OR (.ttf) font file inside : assets/fonts folder
  3. Register the font at the end of pubspec.yaml file as shown below:
    - assets/images/
    - assets/sounds/
    - assets/flags/
    - lib/Services/localization/json_languages/

    - family: your_font_family_name
        - asset: assets/fonts/your_font_file_name.ttf

Save pubspec.yaml file. Run command : flutter pub get

4. Paste your “your_font_family_name” in -> lib/Configs/app_constants.dart

const FONTFAMILY_NAME = "your_font_family_name";

Powered by BetterDocs