initiate a call to a remote device


Boolean sendRemoteCall(RemoteDeviceEvent event)


The RemoteDeviceEvent event Object has the following properties:

  • String method — The remote method being called.
  • String instanceId — The unique identifier for the remote device.
  • String widgetId — The unique identifier of the app.
  • String callId — The unique identifier of this specific remote call. Used to distinguish simultaneous calls.
  • String data — The parameters for the remote call.
  • String result — Placeholder for returnRemoteCall() return results.


Returns true if sending the message is successful. Returns false otherwise.


Initiate a remote call. Send a RemoteDeviceEvent event to a remote device. Messages are limited to 20,480 bytes for the entire message, unless otherwise specified by a device partner.

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