PDF no file on android 9

Steps to reproduce

Open pdf file from vault in mobile obsidian v.1.4.16(114) on android 9,

Did you follow the troubleshooting guide? [Y/N]


Did you really try the above steps in the sandbox vault (or a just any vault started in restricted mode, no snippets and default theme)?
It’s gonna break our heart to discard this bug report if didn’t do it! Please!
–>Yes I opened my vault in restricted mode,no snippets,no themes

Expected result

PDF file to open

Actual result

PDF file did not open, and the title said “No file”


Operating system: android 9 (samsung SM-T825)
Obsidian version: 1.4.16 (114)
API version: v1.4.16
Login status: not logged in
Live preview: on
Legacy editor: off
Base theme: dark
Community theme: none
Snippets enabled: 0
Restricted mode: on


Additional information

I have installed Obsidian on 3 android devices on two of which PDF’s don’t open, and they both are android 9
I tried:
Reinstalling Obsidian on tablet and redmi note 5
Running the Obsidian in restricted mode

Obsidian version is the same on all devices: 1.4.16(114)

One tablet Samsung Galaxy tab S3 - Android 9, One UI 1.1
2 smartphones:
Google Pixel 6a - Android 14 ( here the same pdf file or files open normally - no issues)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro with MIUI Global version 11.0.3(PEIMIXM) is running Android 9.0 (Pie)

if you can, update “android webview”.

Thank you for help, by updating android webview from the play store the issue has been resolved.

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