Android Build an Interactive Story App Intents and Multiple Activities Starting a New Activity

im failing to get that done on intent cant figure out the syntax error

pliz help asap
import android.content.Intent;
import android.os.Bundle;
import android.view.View;
import android.widget.Button;

public class LaunchActivity extends AppCompatActivity {

    public Button launchButton;

    protected void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {

        launchButton = (Button)findViewById(;
        launchButton.setOnClickListener(new View.OnClickListener() {
            public void onClick(View v) {
                            Intent intent = new Intent (LaunchActivity,this);


2 Answers

Cam Richardson
Cam Richardson
Front End Web Development Treehouse Moderator 16,888 Points

Hey there Leo!

So the parameters that the constructor for Intent takes is firstly the current context (the instance of the activity we're in) and the class of the Activity we intend to start. Here's an example:

Intent intent = new Intent (MyActivity.this, MyOtherActivity.class);

The key is passing the instance of the current activity or this and the class of the target Activity. Let me know if that helps!

thanx man

ts stil not working my guy