PhoneGap: Important change to configxml WhiteList

If your PhoneGap app accesses external websites, there is an important change you need to make to your configxml Project Property.

Make the the following lines are in your configxml:

<gap:plugin name="cordova-plugin-whitelist" source="npm" />
<allow-navigation href="*" />
<access origin="*" />

The change seems to be a result of PhoneGap switching to npm to store its plugins. Be sure to read this blog post for more information on the change.

Edited 05/18/2016: Added allow-navigation line. It’s recommended that the href argument be as specific as possible. More information here: