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Is the white MacBook suitable for software development?

I'd like to know if you think the white MacBook (2.26ghz, 2gig ram) is sufficient for software development (using Xcode, Interface Builder etc...)
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iOS development forums?

Can I access and post on the official Apple iOS developer forums without the 99dollars subscription ?
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Outline of changes to the iOS Developer Program License Agreement

From time to time Apple updates their iOS Developer Program License Agreement, but, unfortunately, they never provide any clues as to what they changed since the previous version of the agreement. ...
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How do I renew my apple developer membership from one membership type to another?

I'm trying to renew my Apple paid developer membership but I keep being forwarded to a page to renew the membership for individuals but I'm going for the enterprise membership this time round. Can I ...
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How do I renew my Developer Program Account?

How do I renew my Developer Program Account. The Account I used to have has expired. Please give very clear and specific instructions.
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Renewal of App Store Developer Contract (Paid Applications)

I've registered with Apple for a Paid applications contract about a year ago and the contract renewal is due in late June. Since the initial application (registering as an individual) was done ...
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Free iOS app in Pending Contract

I recently renewed my iOS developer membership and noticed that my free app, which has been available in the store for a year, is now in Pending Contract status. There is no information whatsoever of ...
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Can't log in to Apple Developer to enroll

Today I opened new Apple account for enrolling Apple Developer Program for iOS as an individual developer. I followed these steps Verify mail Go Developer menu Click to join iOS program Enroll now ...
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How can I correct a wrong 'Personal Profile' address when enrolling in Apple Developer Program?

When enrolling in the iOS Developer Program as an individual, I reach a step "Review your enrollment information & submit". It shows an old address of my under "Personal Profile". You can see the ...
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Unable to create iOS App Development certificate

I am trying to create a iOS development certificate in the dev center on apple. When I go to create a certificate the "OS App Development" option is greyed out and I am unable to select it. This has ...
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Can I add a mdimporter file to have new option search in spotlight?

In System/Library/spotlight there are several files like " Application.mdimporter " which seems they appropriate searching for spotlight. Can I add any file like them? Is there any way to make files ...
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Which Apple Developer program Should I enroll to create Passbook passes

I am reading this documentation: https://developer.apple.com/library/ios/documentation/UserExperience/Conceptual/PassKit_PG/Chapters/YourFirst.html In order to register a pass type identifier, I need ...
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Can't Update Yosemite “Show Details” loop

I was on the Yosemite Developer Preview all summer and now I can't install OS X Yosemite Developer Preview 7 1.0 1) It alerts me that there is an update (everyday) 2) I open the App Store and click ...
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TestFlight Internal Testers on iOS Individual Developer Program

If I sign up for the iOS Individual Developer Program (rather than the Company one), will I be able to set up multiple users within iTunes Connect so that I can have some TestFlight internal beta ...
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Change from iOS Developer Program to Enterprise

I have enroled in iOS Developer Program. I'm creating a simple location app, but it is targeted for our company employes only. Now, I've figured out that I enroled in the wrong program, as it should ...
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Why doesn't mobile Safari have a JavaScript console?

My question is fairly simple, seeing as iPod has full support for executing JavaScript (proven my bookmarklets (See below) why doesn't it have a "dev tools" option, or at least a JS console? Is there ...
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how do I transfer my iOS developer profile to another computer because of hardware failure?

Is it possible to transfer my iOS developer profile to another computer if my hardware failed but the hard disk is ok?
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Should I use my personal Apple ID for development or create a new one?

I'm about ready to release my first iOS app. While I was going through the steps to register in the development program I became unsure. Should I set up a new iTunes account to publish my app under, ...
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Is it possible to buy an iOS Developer Program for an IBC that was formed in Belize?

I am thinking about buying an Apple Developer Program through an offshore company. It has many tax advantages. Is it possible? I have heard registration requires a DUNS number, so will I able to get ...
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how many devices can be registered for ios Enterprise programme

I am working in a big organization where I want to distribute application with 300 different devices. I came to know that ios Enterprise programme is available for such a big in house distribution , ...
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Registered Apple Developer Agreement when under 18

When I registered to be an Apple Developer, I inadvertently did so without realizing the requirement to be 18 years of age (I was 17 and 6 months away from being 18 at the time). I did not take out ...
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How to get OS X Server (for OS X Mavericks) for free (as Mac or iOS Developer)?

The Server.app for OS X Mavericks has a price tag of $19.99. Some websites mention it to be free for Developers who joined as iOS Developer or Mac Developer. How do I get the redemption code for the ...
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Can't Register for a Developer Account

I'm trying to create a developer account at developer.apple.com, but every time I click "Register", it says the server at developercms.apple.com couldn't be found. Is this happening to anyone else? ...
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What is “legal authority” which is required for iOS developer program?

I am trying to enroll into iOS Developer Program as government organization. One of the requirements is: - The legal authority to bind your company/organization to Apple Developer Program legal ...
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Using Apple Developer as proof of sales between two companies

We are currently negotiating with a company where that company will use our technology (image recognition) to create an iOS app. We will receive a Royalty based on sales and we do not know the company ...
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Cannot send invitation in iOS Developer program

I want to invite someone as team member to the iOS developer program. I tried Invite Person and Bulk Invite but the Send Invitation button has always <a id="submitBtn" class="button right " ...
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Is it possible to view bugs submitted by others to Apple's bug reporter?

Engineering has determined that your bug report is a duplicate of another issue and will be closed. This is a message I see quite often these days at http://bugreport.apple.com and it is frustrating ...
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iOS: Distribute beta apps without UDID

My team is developing an iOS app, which is still on the Beta phase. When we show the app to potential partners, we use testflight to share the app with them. Alas, testflight requires the user's ...
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Unable to renew my Developer Program Account

I am having trouble renewing my Developer Program Account which expired a month ago. I have emailed Apple about this issue a few times but their help was, at best, unclear. I log into the Member ...
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How to change iOS app “developed by” name?

I have developed an iOS app using Phonegap technology. I have uploaded it on Apple App Store & it has been approved, is ready for sale & is live on AppStore. The problem is that I want to ...
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iOS Developer Account - 50GB iCloud space still available. Will it go away?

I have an iOS developer account for which 50GB of space on iCloud Drive (or whatever the overall service is called these days) was allocated, when I installed iOS 8.0 beta on one of my devices (an ...
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Can the name under the Bank Account be different from Account holder?

My sister made an iTunes Connect account and signed up for the developer program (she is over 21). I am the developer of the account; i'm just not exactly 18 yet (will be in a couple months). In ...
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Apple iOS developer license…?

I just got an Apple iOS Developer License for $100. I thought it would be effective immediately, but apparently it has to be shipped to me? I'm really confused, how do I activate my license? ...
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Cannot connect to developer network in Xcode 6

I have downloaded Xcode 6 and I cannot connect to the developer server to download my provisioning profiles. When I try to add my Apple ID it simply say cannot connect. If I type a wrong password it ...
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Do I need an developer Account to try Yosemite developer preview (not the public beta)?

Do I need to have an active developer account to install and use the current Yosemite Developer Preview 7? I don't mean the public beta.
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What to do if a distribution certificate is expiring for an app store app

I have an app in the app store and the distribution profile is about to run out in about a week, but my developer membership doesn't actually expire till next year. Do I need to rebuild and ...
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When should I register (i.e. pay to be) an apple OS X developer?

I'm a "team of one" and likely to remain so. I've been writing small programs for my own use for many years. For the first time, I have an app which I think might really be useful to others. The ...
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Enterprise Account and Developer Account app migration

I am developing an iOS application using the company's enterprise account. The app ID, certificates and profiles are stored in this account. We want to distribute the app through App Store as well, so ...
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Where can I find iOS Enterprise Developer Program terms of use (license)?

Is it possible to see the full license (terms of use) of iOS Enterprise Developer Program before going through the whole process of enrollment to the program? I know that you can see the license ...
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Distribution of the enterprise iOS application

We are going to develop iOS application for enterprise. As I see we need take a part in Enterprise Developers Program. But there is a some points I want to clarify: Is it right that Enterprise ...
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How to install Xcode 6? [duplicate]

I just got myself a MBA and I am wondering how do I install Xcode 6 on my MBA? In the Mac App Store I can see Xcode 5.1.1 so I have started installing that on the MBA. But, I want to install Xcode 6 ...
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Can one iPhone be registered to multiple Developer accounts?

I have an Apple iOS Developer account and I registered my iPhones UUID to this account (to create Provisioning Profiles, etc.). Is it possible to add this iPhones UUID to another iOS Developer ...
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WWDC videos on Mac

I've downloaded a few of the WWDC videos on my iPad using the WWDC app. I've also marked some of the videos as favourites. Can I access these videos on my Mac, maybe from iTunes? I found the videos ...
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Is it possible to download iOS 8 beta without Developer Account?

My device is iPhone 5 (American version). Is it possible to get iOS 8 beta without buying access to Developer Account?
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UUID unregistration

I "registered my UUID" to acess iOS betas without a real developers acoount (I know, bad move). I don't remember the site anymore, looks like I've deleted the email. Now, I want to buy a real ...
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Creating second Developer Account

Is it better to create new Apple ID for my developer account, or is it ok to use my existing one? And what are the rules regarding names (like can I use nickname or I have to use my real one)? I'm ...
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What is the iOS developer payment schedule?

I'm planning to release an iPhone app next week. I have read that Apple pays out 45 days after the end of month (if threshold is reached). My developer account is linked to an address in India if that ...
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Change Banking Information in Apple developer account

I have a Apple developer account in US, for which I have listed a US bank account in Banking Information in iTunes Connect. Now, I want to edit/change the bank account to an Indian bank. Is this ...
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How to change company iOS Developer account name?

Is there anyway I can change company name from my iOS Developer account? Like this for example where it says "By TARDIS59" is there a way to change it to "By Ashley Richards"?
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Is Mac deployment controlled like the Apple iOS Developer Program does?

I am beginner Apple developer. I want to develop Mac and iOS software, but not for sale. Only for personal use. As I see to deploy my iOS program to my iPhone and my iPad I need to get iOS ...