Button action to play an audio file

Currently, buttons can be pushed to perform a variety of actions.

I just discovered that the only action causing a sound is one that plays one of several fixed sounds. I’d like to have an audio action that accepts a URL of a sound file. I don’t need all of the controls of the standard audio player – in fact, I find the standard player difficult to use on an actual smartphone. But in my case, all I want to do is tap a button to have a voice start counting seconds as part of an exercise app.

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That would be nice. It would also be nice if users could customize their sounds, so that sounds would come from rows. And the ability to upload sounds of course

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Did you find a solution yet.I am also looking for the same feature

No. I haven’t seen any improvements in sounds OR maps in Glide since I started developing apps in September 2020. This isn’t criticism. The developers have a lot of things to do.

I do wish it was a little easier to extend the functionality Glide through officially documented ways to develop extensions. This would make it possible to devote your own resources to solving your own problems.

— Harry