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Android Build a Self-Destructing Message Android App Sending Messages Sending the Message

Finally, save this ParseObject in the background and pass in the mSaveCallback member variable.

help am worried abt dis challenge

import android.app.Activity;
import android.widget.EditText;
import android.widget.Toast;
import com.parse.ParseException;
import com.parse.ParseObject;
import com.parse.SaveCallback;

public class MainActivity extends Activity {

    protected EditText mDescriptionField;

protected SaveCallback mSaveCallback = new SaveCallback() {
    public void done(ParseException e) {
        Toast.makeText(MainActivity.this, "Item saved!", Toast.LENGTH_SHORT).show();

// Some code omitted!

public void save() {
  ParseObject mTask = new ParseObject("Task");
  String description = mDescriptionField.getText().toString();
  mTask.put("description", description);

2 Answers


You're very close to finishing this challenge. You just need to change the name of parseObject to the name of your ParseObject which is mTask in the line


so that becomes


After that, you just need to pass in mSaveCallback as the argument to the method. Let me know if you still have more trouble and please provide updated code if you do.

roi shaul
roi shaul
3,196 Points

try this: mTask.saveInBackground(mSaveCallback);