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Posted on    July-31-2015 10:29 PM

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Mayank Tripathi
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Posted on    July-31-2015 10:29 PM

A ContentProvider manages access to a structured set of data. It encapsulates the data and provide mechanisms for defining data security. ContentProvider is the standard interface that connects data in one process with code running in another process.

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