The simple way
  • Download and experiment with this sample Tasker project.

  • Or, extract this project from within the app itself.

Alternatively, create a Tasker task as follows
  • Create a new task.

  • Add an action:

    • select Misc/Send Intent.

  • Under Action, insert the name of the intent.

  • Leave Cat, Mime Type and Data at their default values; either None or empty.

  • For the PLAY intent, under Extra insert:


    and, under the second Extra, insert:


  • Leave everything else empty, except ensure that the Target is set to Broadcast Receiver.

Save the task and run it.


You can save on typing the long intent names (and possible typos) by using the Copy buttons within the app itself.