Podcast Lounge URI Schema

Podcast Lounge contains the basic ability to launch the app using the URI associations first introduced with Windows Phone 8.

Basic Launch Mode (From version 1.9.7 onwards)

You can simply launch Podcast Lounge using the following URI schema: podcastlounge:mainpage

A direct example of the API function to call the app can be found below:

Windows.System.Launcher.LaunchUriAsync(new System.Uri("podcastlounge:mainpage"));

Importing a URL (From version 2.3.1 onwards)

You can launch Podcast Lounge and trigger the add URL function by using the following URI schema: podcastlounge://subscribe/http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/gqt/rss.xml

Windows.System.Launcher.LaunchUriAsync(newUri("podcastlounge://subscribe/http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/radio4/gqt/rss.xml"));

Mounting a Smart Playlist (From version 2.3.1 onwards)

You can launch Podcast Lounge and trigger the the generation of a playlist using the following URI schema: podcastlounge://smartplaylist/generate/New Downloads

Windows.System.Launcher.LaunchUriAsync(newUri("podcastlounge://smartplaylist/generate/New Downloads"));

Any questions or queries, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at the usual support email address.