Android nougat sharing files development tutorial describes how to get a context Uri for sharing a file to another application.
For android nougat (7.0) or later a context Uri with permissions must be granted prior to sharing the file Uri to another application.
In the android nougat sharing files development tutorial we will be using the android FileProvider to support the creation of Uri’s that can be shared with other android applications.
The intention of this android development tutorial series is to share either an image or video file. This tutorial series describes how to create an android image / video gallery application. And we will be basing the android nougat easy share files tutorial on that series.