The iOS App Store is a digital application distribution platform for iOS devices, developed and maintained by Apple.

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Deleting iTunes App Store purchases from my account

So... Over the period of 2 years owning my beloved iPhone 3GS, I have found many useful apps that I use very frequently. However, in the process of finding these apps, I have also downloaded much, ...
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Changing the app store country

I can't change my app store country on ios 9. I used to easily do it now it won't let me. Any suggestions?
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Unable to change payment information to NONE in iOS Appstore

Ever since adding an iTunes gift card to my account, I'm getting verification requests like crazy. I can't even download free apps. It takes me to my payment info and when I try to select none, I ...
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What is the architecture CAD app that was shown in the iPad Pro video

In the video for the iPad Pro, there was an architecture app that was shown several times. I assume this is some CAD or floor plan tool available for the new iPad. When I checked on the experience ...
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App submission and approval on Hackintosh (2016)

We just recently developed an iOS app on a iMac. The process to get the approval tooks us 15 days. Our Mac got damaged and won't turn on. We need to keep developing while the Mac is on repair. Will ...
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The list of banks Apple makes payment to developers to European countries

Can someone help me with this question. I'm going to sell my app in appstore. I need understand which country (I mean a bank from what country) will make payment to my bank account if my bank in ...
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“Verification Required” when installing free apps?

When I tried to install a free app, AppStore says: Verification Required Before you can make purchases, you must tap Continue to sign in, then verify your payment info. I never had this ...
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how to earn being an apple developer [closed]

So I am learning apple development but I want to know that how am I going to earn once I'm done learning? If its the apps only then I don't have any guarantee that they'll be downloaded and stuff ...
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How does FeaturePoints.com distribute its iOS app to the public without the App Store

On featurepoints.com, a free iOS app is offered for direct download. The download link uses an itms-service URL. (itms-services:///?action=download-manifest&url=https%3A%2F%2Ffeaturepoints.com%...
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How can I change Apple Store without having a payment method?

I want to change the Apple Store in my iPhone 5, with iOS 8. In this case, back and forth between Argentina and USA (but there are probably many other cases like this). How can I do that without ...
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iOS Media player

In Android all audio and video players you choose the directories you want the app to show media from. In iOS all audio and video players show ONLY media from its own data (if it's a downloader app) ...
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Can I use the promotional Apple images in my apps tutorial screen?

Hey I am using the stock apple iPhone images to place my screenshots over: https://developer.apple.com/app-store/marketing/guidelines/#images. My app has a tutorial screen in it where you can swipe ...
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Apple asks me to confirm my payment method even when I'm downloading free apps [duplicate]

So I've been having a problem for a long time now, actually since I updated my iPhone to iOS 9.2.1. It's been asking me to confirm my payment method and it was always on "none" because I don't ...
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Why do I have to verify payment when downloading a free app?

I've downloaded free apps in the past without requiring verification. But now it makes me verify. Why? Can I turn this off?
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How can I search for an App in the ITunes App Store in a webbrowser

I would like to search for an app in the apples app store in a webbrowser, if this is possible. I know it is possible by installing Itunes, but I don't like to do that and I hope, that it is not ...
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How to remove App Store account on iPad?

I am using an iPad 4 with iOS 8.1. I have logged out from another Apple account and logged in using another email address. However, the App Store keeps asking me for the password of the old account (...
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Unable to update after iTunes ID has been changed

Til last week I was using abcd@gmail.com as my iTunes account. Now I have changed my account to abcd@yahoo.com . I have few pending updates on my App Store. When I am trying to update it, I am ...
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Create .icns ad hoc

I want to create .icns for an app i made, i know how to make icons in png and .ico but i don't know much about it. Which size should i create my icons before to convert them? I don't want my icons ...
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Is it possible to generate promo codes for in app purchases?

I have a free app with one in app purchase option, and I'd like to offer that IAP for free to some helpful users. In iTunes Connect it appears I can generate promo codes but those codes appear to be ...
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Submit iOS app to app store on behalf of the team

Me and my friend have developed an iOS app and we want to release it on App Store. Apple offers an Individual or Enterprise developer account which costs 199$. The problem is that we are not a legit ...
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Can't update an app — help?

I can't update a particular app (CSR Racing) -- when I go to the "Updates" part of the app store or to the app itself and tap "update", it will go to the progress bar thing (circle with square in ...
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How do I reinstall an app that was deleted but is still showing as installing?

I had Google Maps installed on my iPhone. Out of the blue it showed that it was "installing". I deleted the app, but it still shows that it is being installed and the cloud symbol appears next to ...
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“Unable to download the app at this time”

My iPhone 4 can't download any apps. There's a warning message that says "couldn't download the app at this time" and "done" and "retry". What can I do?
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how to by pass AppStore for distributing IOS Apps

after spending one Saturday searching the internet, i came a cross another guy who hustled like me. here is a link to his post: Remotely distribute an iOS app compiled in Xcode 7 without App Store, ...
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Partially installed app stuck and cannot be unistalled

After updating my iPad 3 to the latest version of iOS (9.2.1 I think, this was in February 2016) one of my apps needed to be updated. It partially installed then got stuck with the status graphic ...
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Do I really need one of those TAX IDS: SSN, ITIN, EIN?

I am not familiar with taxes. I've just enrolled developer program and am about to start sell the app through App Store. My country is Poland, I am individual person, I do not have company. I need ...
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Multiple apps from a developer account

We have a developer account and a published app on the ios app store. We are now launching another ios app. Since both the apps are entirely different in functionalities, should we use the same ...
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Why does it say I have to put in my credit card to install free apps on my iPad Air 2 (there is no “none” button) [duplicate]

On my iPad Air 2, every time I try to install an app from the AppStore, there is an alert that says I have to put in my credit card information! I see that some people are saying that I have to push ...
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Apple watch app without functionality

I have a client whom wants to add  Watch functionality to its app. However, my client wants to take paid from its customers using In App Purchase to activate this content. This will lead to an "empty"...
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iPhone 6 iOS 9 how to fix blank screen - no apps visible

I'm running into a weird issue over the last couple days where I can't see any content on the iOS "App Store" when viewed on the device. Blank screen is visible. It seems that I can still update apps, ...
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Can I move app purchases from one Apple ID to another?

Can I move apps purchased with one Apple ID to another Apple ID? I am looking at purchasing a used iOS device and I want to be able to keep all the apps that are on the device (with permission of the ...
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Can I have the same Apple ID in my iPhone and my iPad

How can I have de same Apple ID in my iPhone and my iPad (so that I can use the apps on iPad that I have in iPhone and "vice versa")
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Can a single Apple ID/ iTunes account switch between multiple country AppStores to buy free Apps unique to each country?

Can a single Apple ID/ iTunes account switch between multiple country AppStores to buy free Apps unique to each country? If I use my single Apple ID/ iTunes account but move & have moved across ...
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Deleting app data from Game Center

So, I had this app called World Chef, it's a game and I wanted to start over. I deleted the app and then re-installed it. It didn't remove the data from the game so I deleted the app from Game Center ...
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Privacy Issues. Are they able to recover my deleted files?

I bring my iPhone to the apple store and they noticed that there's a hardware problem. After 3 days I receive an update from Apple Store and they said that it is already for replacement. I deleted my ...
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Is it possible to delete a customer review that contains wrong information?

We have an iPad app in the app store. Someone wrote a review that contains some false information about the app. What can I do about this? Can I flag the comment so that Apple takes a look at it?
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Verification required when attempting to purchase free app

When I'm trying to install a free app on my iPod, it'll say: Verification Required Before you can make purchases, you must tap continue to verify your payment info. Why do I see this when ...
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Is it possible to add credit to an account from a credit/debit/not a gift card?

So I play this game on my iPod, Love Live: School Idol Festival. Within this game you can buy currency called love gems. I want to buy 50 of them, but need to add $10 more credit to my account to do ...
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Is it possible to approve a Family Sharing purchase on a Mac?

I have family with iOS devices (iPhone, iPad) but I personally use Android. I do however have a Mac Mini for development - is there any app or web site from where I can approve App purchases (Ask to ...
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Why Are There Some IOS App's That Are Capable Of Not Utilizing Have To Use The In-App Purchase?

I am a Malaysian App Developer, and my team and I are currently in midst of developing an iOS app, and have come across a few questions which I hope stackexchange will be able to answer. 1) We have ...
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I signed up with a misspelled email

I signed up using a misspelled email. Now it won't let me change it or use the App Store. I've tried to change it but it won't let me.
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Will my app get rejected?

I'm currently writing a workout logging application in for iOS. My application requires a user to create an account to start logging. All that's required is: username, password, gender, bodyweight. ...
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Is there a standard delay for consumer ratings of apps on the App Store?

I have an app that's been out for a couple of weeks. Its not exactly selling like hot cakes yet, but I'm pretty sure I've gotten a rating or a review by now. But nothing shows when viewing either in ...
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Cannot connect to App Store via iPhone - Wrong Password although password is right

So I have this weird problem. I can connect to the App Store via iTunes on my Macbook. However, if I try to connect via the iPhone appstore using the same email and password I get: "Verification ...
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How to change the language of the App Store to be able to see accurate star ratings?

I have an iTunes account with an italian billing address; because of this Apple assumes that I want the app store in italian which is not the case. Part of the UI is in italian (other parts are in ...
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Apple.com as top website source?

I have an app on the app store and it seems that for a week the top website for referring downloads was apple.com , what does this mean? I haven't run any campaigns for this app.
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Download iOS app on PC and unzip

I have an URL as: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/the-calculator-free/id398129933 Is it possible to download that app in my PC and then unzip or see what's inside? I haven't Apple Computer nor iPad ...
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How do I change iTunes country with family sharing and child accounts?

I've moved from the US to the UK and I'm trying to change my country in the App store on my iPad. I have family sharing setup, and a child account included in the family sharing. The problem is that ...
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Developing an app with an automatically renewable consumable in-app purchase

I'm developing a new tvOS app that has in-app purchases. I can't get the in-app purchases to show up in the simulator. What is the proper procedure when introducing in-app purchases to apps that are ...
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App Store not allowing app downloads

The iOS App Store is a great place, normally, but recently I discovered that I'm not able to download apps due to some error. The error is that whenever I want to download an app, I click GET, then it ...