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package com.codinginflow.notificationsexample;

public class Message {
    private CharSequence text;
    private long timestamp;
    private CharSequence sender;

    public Message(CharSequence text, CharSequence sender) {
        this.text = text;
        this.sender = sender;
        timestamp = System.currentTimeMillis();
    }

    public CharSequence getText() {
        return text;
    }

    public long getTimestamp() {
        return timestamp;
    }

    public CharSequence getSender() {
        return sender;
    }

}

<resources>
    <string name="app_name">Notifications Example</string>
    <string name="long_dummy_text">Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nunc sed leo consectetur, iaculis felis non, porta urna. Integer vulputate nisl at massa facilisis fringilla. Ut egestas, eros placerat placerat accumsan, orci velit finibus sem, in placerat lorem dolor in odio. Mauris auctor tortor eget quam facilisis commodo. Nulla in auctor justo, dapibus pharetra elit. Nam malesuada gravida porttitor. Integer placerat, est condimentum facilisis commodo, magna magna sodales dolor, non vestibulum risus tellus ut nibh. Donec accumsan mauris quis libero ullamcorper, sed tincidunt purus lobortis. Nunc sed leo vel est ullamcorper aliquet id eget dolor. Maecenas imperdiet lorem pellentesque, finibus risus in, mollis dui. Cras bibendum risus id rutrum sagittis. Donec ullamcorper, nisi vel rhoncus ullamcorper, urna ligula pretium nunc, at volutpat ex erat bibendum metus.</string>
</resources>

package com.codinginflow.notificationsexample;

import android.content.BroadcastReceiver;
import android.content.Context;
import android.content.Intent;
import android.os.Bundle;
import android.support.v4.app.RemoteInput;


public class DirectReplyReceiver extends BroadcastReceiver {

    @Override
    public void onReceive(Context context, Intent intent) {
        Bundle remoteInput = RemoteInput.getResultsFromIntent(intent);

        if (remoteInput != null) {
            CharSequence replyText = remoteInput.getCharSequence("key_text_reply");
            Message answer = new Message(replyText, null);
            MainActivity.MESSAGES.add(answer);

            MainActivity.sendChannel1Notification(context);
        }
    }
}

package com.codinginflow.notificationsexample;

import android.app.Application;
import android.app.NotificationChannel;
import android.app.NotificationManager;
import android.os.Build;


public class App extends Application {
    public static final String CHANNEL_1_ID = "channel1";
    public static final String CHANNEL_2_ID = "channel2";

    @Override
    public void onCreate() {
        super.onCreate();

        createNotificationChannels();
    }

    private void createNotificationChannels() {
        if (Build.VERSION.SDK_INT >= Build.VERSION_CODES.O) {
            NotificationChannel channel1 = new NotificationChannel(
                    CHANNEL_1_ID,
                    "Channel 1",
                    NotificationManager.IMPORTANCE_HIGH
            );
            channel1.setDescription("This is Channel 1");

            NotificationChannel channel2 = new NotificationChannel(
                    CHANNEL_2_ID,
                    "Channel 2",
                    NotificationManager.IMPORTANCE_LOW
            );
            channel2.setDescription("This is Channel 2");

            NotificationManager manager = getSystemService(NotificationManager.class);
            manager.createNotificationChannel(channel1);
            manager.createNotificationChannel(channel2);
        }
    }
}

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<manifest xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    package="com.codinginflow.notificationsexample">

    <application
        android:name=".App"
        android:allowBackup="true"
        android:icon="@mipmap/ic_launcher"
        android:label="@string/app_name"
        android:roundIcon="@mipmap/ic_launcher_round"
        android:supportsRtl="true"
        android:theme="@style/AppTheme">
        <activity android:name=".MainActivity">
            <intent-filter>
                <action android:name="android.intent.action.MAIN" />

                <category android:name="android.intent.category.LAUNCHER" />
            </intent-filter>
        </activity>
        <receiver android:name=".DirectReplyReceiver" />
    </application>

</manifest>

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<LinearLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    xmlns:app="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res-auto"
    xmlns:tools="http://schemas.android.com/tools"
    android:layout_width="match_parent"
    android:layout_height="match_parent"
    android:orientation="vertical"
    android:padding="16dp"
    tools:context="com.codinginflow.notificationsexample.MainActivity">

    <EditText
        android:id="@+id/edit_text_title"
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:hint="Title" />

    <EditText
        android:id="@+id/edit_text_message"
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:hint="Message" />

    <Button
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:onClick="sendOnChannel1"
        android:text="Send on Channel 1" />

    <Button
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:onClick="sendOnChannel2"
        android:text="Send on Channel 2" />

</LinearLayout>

package com.codinginflow.notificationsexample;

import android.app.Notification;
import android.app.PendingIntent;
import android.content.Context;
import android.content.Intent;
import android.graphics.Bitmap;
import android.graphics.BitmapFactory;
import android.graphics.Color;
import android.os.Build;
import android.support.v4.app.NotificationCompat;
import android.support.v4.app.NotificationManagerCompat;
import android.support.v4.app.RemoteInput;
import android.support.v4.media.session.MediaSessionCompat;
import android.support.v7.app.AppCompatActivity;
import android.os.Bundle;
import android.view.View;
import android.widget.EditText;

import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.List;

import static com.codinginflow.notificationsexample.App.CHANNEL_1_ID;
import static com.codinginflow.notificationsexample.App.CHANNEL_2_ID;

public class MainActivity extends AppCompatActivity {
    private NotificationManagerCompat notificationManager;
    private EditText editTextTitle;
    private EditText editTextMessage;

    private MediaSessionCompat mediaSession;

    static List<Message> MESSAGES = new ArrayList<>();

    @Override
    protected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {
        super.onCreate(savedInstanceState);
        setContentView(R.layout.activity_main);

        notificationManager = NotificationManagerCompat.from(this);

        editTextTitle = findViewById(R.id.edit_text_title);
        editTextMessage = findViewById(R.id.edit_text_message);

        mediaSession = new MediaSessionCompat(this, "tag");

        MESSAGES.add(new Message("Good morning!", "Jim"));
        MESSAGES.add(new Message("Hello", null));
        MESSAGES.add(new Message("Hi!", "Jenny"));
    }

    public void sendOnChannel1(View v) {
        sendChannel1Notification(this);
    }

    public static void sendChannel1Notification(Context context) {
        Intent activityIntent = new Intent(context, MainActivity.class);
        PendingIntent contentIntent = PendingIntent.getActivity(context,
                0, activityIntent, 0);

        RemoteInput remoteInput = new RemoteInput.Builder("key_text_reply")
                .setLabel("Your answer...")
                .build();

        Intent replyIntent;
        PendingIntent replyPendingIntent = null;

        if (Build.VERSION.SDK_INT >= Build.VERSION_CODES.N) {
            replyIntent = new Intent(context, DirectReplyReceiver.class);
            replyPendingIntent = PendingIntent.getBroadcast(context,
                    0, replyIntent, 0);
        } else {
            //start chat activity instead (PendingIntent.getActivity)
            //cancel notification with notificationManagerCompat.cancel(id)
        }

        NotificationCompat.Action replyAction = new NotificationCompat.Action.Builder(
                R.drawable.ic_reply,
                "Reply",
                replyPendingIntent
        ).addRemoteInput(remoteInput).build();

        NotificationCompat.MessagingStyle messagingStyle =
                new NotificationCompat.MessagingStyle("Me");
        messagingStyle.setConversationTitle("Group Chat");

        for (Message chatMessage : MESSAGES) {
            NotificationCompat.MessagingStyle.Message notificationMessage =
                    new NotificationCompat.MessagingStyle.Message(
                            chatMessage.getText(),
                            chatMessage.getTimestamp(),
                            chatMessage.getSender()
                    );
            messagingStyle.addMessage(notificationMessage);
        }

        Notification notification = new NotificationCompat.Builder(context, CHANNEL_1_ID)
                .setSmallIcon(R.drawable.ic_one)
                .setStyle(messagingStyle)
                .addAction(replyAction)
                .setColor(Color.BLUE)
                .setPriority(NotificationCompat.PRIORITY_HIGH)
                .setCategory(NotificationCompat.CATEGORY_MESSAGE)
                .setContentIntent(contentIntent)
                .setAutoCancel(true)
                .setOnlyAlertOnce(true)
                .build();

        NotificationManagerCompat notificationManager = NotificationManagerCompat.from(context);
        notificationManager.notify(1, notification);
    }

    public void sendOnChannel2(View v) {
        String title = editTextTitle.getText().toString();
        String message = editTextMessage.getText().toString();

        Bitmap artwork = BitmapFactory.decodeResource(getResources(), R.drawable.lotti);

        Notification notification = new NotificationCompat.Builder(this, CHANNEL_2_ID)
                .setSmallIcon(R.drawable.ic_two)
                .setContentTitle(title)
                .setContentText(message)
                .setLargeIcon(artwork)
                .addAction(R.drawable.ic_dislike, "Dislike", null)
                .addAction(R.drawable.ic_previous, "Previous", null)
                .addAction(R.drawable.ic_pause, "Pause", null)
                .addAction(R.drawable.ic_next, "Next", null)
                .addAction(R.drawable.ic_like, "Like", null)
                .setStyle(new android.support.v4.media.app.NotificationCompat.MediaStyle()
                        .setShowActionsInCompactView(1, 2, 3)
                        .setMediaSession(mediaSession.getSessionToken()))
                .setSubText("Sub Text")
                .setPriority(NotificationCompat.PRIORITY_LOW)
                .build();

        notificationManager.notify(2, notification);
    }
}