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

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Check if newly released iOS app is worldwide available on the AppStore

I will release my iOS app soon and I read that there is a delay for up to 5 hours until the app is available on the AppStore worldwide. I'm in Austria (Europe), how can I check if the app is already ...
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Lost/blocked my credit card, can't buy any apps because of billing info

I lost (and locked) my credit card. Now whenever I want to buy an app from the iOS store, the transaction fails. What can I do to prevent this?
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Can I upload an iOS app from OS X running on a VM to the App Store?

I don't have an Apple device and I need to create a iOS app. I was wondering if I could do it from a VM running OSX. I know that you can do this for testing, but can I upload the final version to the ...
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Can I get live wallpapers on iPhone5(iOS6)?

Does iOS 6 support Live wallpapers? Are there any apps out there?
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Would Apple reject an app mentioning the 30 / 70 income split?

The idea is that if you want to keep the same income from selling both on the App Store and on your website, you would have to increase the App Store price, because the App Store takes a 30% cut of ...
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Can I download apps without having an apple id? [duplicate]

Is it possible to download apps on iPhone 4 without creating an Apple ID ?
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Does App Store Review Board allow marking an app free and charging prices some days later?

Because of marketing considerations, I think it would be best if I mark my app as free for the first, say, few weeks, and charging a price for it after that period has gone up. I think I've seen this ...
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Does App Store Review Board allow Photoshopping a screenshot to show fake content?

I am preparing to submit an app that records trails (like Runkeeper) to the app store, and I think that it would be great if the screenshots of my app shows it filled with trails on the main screen. ...
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How should you say an app is coming to the app store prior to being approved?

This is likely a silly question, but I can't seem to find anything official on this subject. Often on pages for upcoming games and applications, you'll see an image that states "Coming to Apple ...
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How to stop “Payment Verification” when trying to download free apps? [duplicate]

How to stop “Verification Required” when installing free apps? My iPhone does not show the none payment method. See the screenshot below:
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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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Where do I put my app's privacy policy and when do I display it?

I am going to submit my first iOS app in the next few days and I am a little unsure about what to do with the privacy policy. Is it enough just to have it on the App Store page or do I need to ...
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How do I make my iPod 5 gen stop asking for my Apple ID password to update an app?

The other day I went to update Pandora so I could listen to music and once I press update it asks for Apple ID password. This does this to all of my other apps that must be updated.
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iOS: Pressing Update opens the app

iPhone 4. When I'm in the app store, and I want to update an app, I go to the updates tab and I click update. It proceeds to open the app without updating it. I have tried hard shutdown, soft ...
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Creating iOS app preview in iMovie but getting iTunes Connect Error [duplicate]

I'm creating an app preview for an iOS app using Apple's instructions (record video using QuickTime, import into iMovie, File -> App Preview) yet I get the following error message when I attempt to ...
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Does uploading new binary to iTunes Connect lose our place in the review queue?

Our iOS app is "Waiting for Review" on the iOS App Store. While "waiting for review," do we lose our place in the "waiting for review" queue each time we upload a new binary?
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Reuse other app's icon in my app? [closed]

Do I violate any rule / law when I reuse other apps icon as my app icon? What if I modify image a bit?
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Disabling app updates

I have iOS 8.2 running on my iPod Touch (7); and since I downloaded iOS 8, all of my apps update automatically. I personally don't like that at all, I want to see what updates are available and what ...
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App Store Approval for Iran Market

We are developing an iOS application based on Iran market and we are planning on using APNS and In-app Purchase in the app. Will there be any approval issues in app store? Which countries can an ...
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Are any priorities among criteria that are checked during app review?

Apple refused for the third time my app. For first two times reason was about semantical, performance issues. Now something wrong with meta info, I forget to set appropriate adult classification. ...
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Is there a way to change the organizer for Family Sharing?

Once a family sharing plan is established is there anyway to change the "organizer" to another account? Based on my research it looks like the only way to accomplish this is to disband the family ...
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Does it make any sense to complain about App Store app review?

Apple has refused my app, but I can not accept reason. They said it is not able to fully loaded, but on all device, conditions etc. work well for me. Do you think is it any chance they read my ...
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2 Apple IDs on one device?

This is probably a stupid question but can you have multiple Apple ID's on the same iOS device? My Girlfriend and I have both got an iPad and an iPod Classic and may well be getting iPhones at some ...
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How does Apple AppStore rank search results?

I have an iOS application - an alarm clock. I released it a little over a month ago. Initially it was paid, but when I saw there were virtually no purchases (from 0 to 4 a day), I changed it to be ...
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Expected behavior for App Store links?

What is the expected behavior for App Store links to device specific apps? For example, take an iPad specific app like On Investing by Charles Schwab: http://appstore.com/OnInvesting or ...
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Can't add a new ID to Volume Purchase Program Customers

I have an app that I sell using Apple B2B / VPP. When logging into iTunes connect to add a new Apple ID (for a new customer) I am finding that clicking "Add Apple Id" is doing nothing (e.g. the page ...
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can you load an app developed on a mac “in the cloud” onto your ios device?

I'm curious if it would still be possible to develop for the iPhone with a non Mac laptop. Assume I buy some sort of "Mac in the cloud" solution (they exist), can I download apps I'm developing onto ...
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How can I use an app I bought for my iPhone also on my iPad?

I have a IPhone 4S with TOM TOM installed (bought from Google Play), I now need the app to be copied to my IPad. Is there anyway to do this with out buying another TOM TOM app.
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Can I keep apple appstore revenue with apple for longer time?

I would like to know weather I can keep my appstore revenue with apple and withdraw whenever I like..?
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Moving vast distances and keeping app store purchases

It looks like I will be moving shortly (From Australia to America) and I am wondering if it is possible for me to keep my app store purchases when I get a new phone in the USA. I currently have a ...
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Can't update apps in iOS App Store; can only Open

On my iPhone, the App Store has a badge saying "2". When I open the App Store and go to the Updates page, there are two apps at the top, which for a split-second say "Update" and then immediately ...
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Can I get paid for releases of new versions of my app in the App Store?

Suppose that I develop an app for the iOS platform. The app is a huge success and 80% of my target audience buys it. My customers understandably expect continuous development of the app, but my ...
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Buy from the iOS AppStore via desktop browser and have app auto-install to my iOS device?

The question sums it: How can I buy from the iOS App Store and have it download to my iOS device, perhaps telling it? Anytime I attempt to go to the AppStore website, it keeps trying to push me ...
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How can I perform JPEG lossless transform on iPhone without using a computer?

From Wikipedia: A number of alterations to a JPEG image can be performed losslessly (that is, without recompression and the associated quality loss) as long as the image size is a multiple of 1 ...
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I can't change country/region of my Apple account!

I can't change country/region of my Apple account. The steps I followed: Tap on the App Store icon in your home screen Tap on featured on the bottom left corner of screeen Scroll all the way to the ...
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Can't download free apps

When I try to download a free app it keeps sending me to the settings info about my card number. Then it says that there was a billing problem with a previous purchase. And to update my payment ...
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New Apple ID doesn't work

i just created a new Apple ID yesterday and whenever I try to download an app it just says waiting infinitely until I delete it, and when I try updating my apps, in the App Store it displays the stop ...
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Is there an iOS timelapse app that saves frames to camera roll?

I'm looking for an app that will save individual frames to the camera roll as it goes, at something like a 1-5 second interval. I'm having trouble finding any apps that don't expect you to use them to ...
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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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Submitting to app store, in “Prepare for Submission”, how long do I get?

so I just had a bit of a panic and realised that the app name I want may not be available. Just went ahead and created an app in iTunes connect using the bundle id, sigh of relief it's available. I'm ...
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In-app purchases of an app downloaded from a different country

A few months ago, I purchased a number of applications from iTunes US using a US-based credit card even though I'm not from the USA; from the PH, actually. (I used AmEx Virtual Pay offered by my local ...
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How to react on Appstore rejection of screenshots?

Today my app's metadata was rejected by Apple. Reason - "8.1 - Apps must comply with all terms and conditions explained in the Guidelines for Using Apple Trademarks and Copyrights and the Apple ...
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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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What iPad app is this?

I was wondering what this app was called that i also saw during an Apple video.
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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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iOS: Tapping Update in App Store just launches the app

I am trying to update my apps but cannot. When I tap the update button in the App Store it simply launches the app, not triggering the update download. I have a 5c running iOS 7.0 Would anyone know ...
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The AppStore is temporarily unavailable. Please try again

This is very frustrating. We are not able to download apps from App Store, as we keep getting error message "The AppStore is temporarrily unavailable. Please try again". I falied also to login to App ...
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Changed my Apple ID and now can't download old apps [duplicate]

I changed my apple id some time ago and I am wanting to download an app I used to have on my phone, crunchyroll to be specific. But every time I click the icloud icon to redownload it it shows the ...
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App store currently unavailable message? [duplicate]

I've noticed that this message appears only when I enter something "wrong" in search field. For example if I enter this: Learn to code html, it gives me a list of all apps matching the criteria. But ...
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How to transfer a purchased app from iPhone to iPad?

I have bought Talking Ben app on my iPhone. I also have an iPad, how can I transfer this purchase onto my iPad? I already tried using my iTunes. But i dont know how to do it. Also both my iPad and ...