In using the ExactTarget MobilePush Android SDK, you may get this exception showing up in LogCat:

java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to start receiver com.exacttarget.etpushsdk.ET_GenericReceiver: android.content.res.Resources$NotFoundException: String resource ID #0x0
  • Hi Andrew, can you add a little more information on what you're doing when this happens?
    – Matt Lacey
    Mar 12, 2014 at 0:47
  • @LaceySnr I'm testing this platform for potential MobilePush team use. Mar 13, 2014 at 16:35
  • Sorry all - these are FAQ for MobilePush product with ExactTarget Marketing Cloud. Mar 27, 2014 at 15:37

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The Android SDK uses the app's label as the default when creating a notification inside ET_GenericReceiver. Your ApplicationManifest.xml file needs to have a string resource defined for the label on the application tag.

<application ... android:label="@string/app_name" ...

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