Welcome to the Treehouse Community

The Treehouse Community is a meeting place for developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels to get support. Collaborate here on code errors or bugs that you need feedback on, or asking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project. Join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today. (Note: Only Treehouse students can comment or ask questions, but non-students are welcome to browse our conversations.)

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and a supportive community. Start your free trial today.

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

I am failing to create a parse obejct, need help with my code

Challenge Task 1 of 3

In this sample calendar app, we are adding new calendar events on Parse. Start by declaring a new ParseObject variable in the addNewEvent() method and use "Event" as the class name parameter for the constructor.

MainActivity.java
import android.app.Activity;
import com.parse.ParseObject;
import java.util.Date;
import java.util.GregorianCalendar;

public class MainActivity extends Activity {

    // Some code omitted!

    public void addNewEvent() {
        // param 1 = year, param 2 = month, param 3 = day
        Date date = new GregorianCalendar(2014, 0, 1).getTime(); 

        // Add code here!
      ParseObject Event = new ParseObjectEvent();
   }
}

4 Answers

Hi there,

Challenge 1 is this:

ParseObject parseObject = new ParseObject("Event");

Hope that gets you on your way.

Steve.

Thx Steve, it worked

Glad to help. Give me a shout if the following challenges give you trouble Hint - use the put method.

I finished the challenge already.

Good work! :-)

Thnk u