Multiple Instances of Activities

A student pointed me at the following URL that shows that the instantiation behavior of Android activities can be customized in an application's Android manifest file:

More information can be found here:

Finally, here is documentation on the startActivityIfNeeded method that was mentioned by a student in lecture:,%20int)

It appears that there is a lot of flexibility built into Android for customizing the behaviors associated with starting activities!

© Kenneth M. Anderson, 2011