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

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Can't install any app, App Store asks for credit card

I haven't been installing anything on my iPad Mini for the past few weeks. But previously, I just had to tap on "Install", enter my Apple ID password and go. Now, for every new application, even ...
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How often can a user rate an iOS app?

There are 2 rating dialogs in the AppStore, one for the current version and one for all versions. Does that mean that a user can rate every update of an iOS app?
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I Do not want to use my credit card INFO [duplicate]

Is there any way to install free App without use my credit info? I looked for ( NON ) in the payment review but couldn't find it.
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Apple AppStore - Factors to get listed in “Customers Also Bought”?

I would like to get my iPad app listed under Customers Also Bought in the Apple AppStore for a certain app. What factors are relevant to get listed in there? I guess same category and subcategory are ...
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Are app-related trademarks allowed as keyword for an app in the App Store?

I'm building an iOS 8 iPhone app that lets user upload photos to Facebook. Can I set the term Facebook as a keyword for my app in iTunes Connect or will that lead to a rejection by Apple?
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Weather apps that report snow accumulation

Are there any weather apps for iOS that report the amount of snow accumulation, not just precipitation? Something like 3-5" of snow is expected. I've tried the stock weather app and several others. ...
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Multiple iOS App Store Updates in under three days

The other day I noticed that some major apps like Instagram, Snapchat, Nike, Facebook, etc. can have multiple updates (sometimes three or more) in only a few days (less than three or four). See this ...
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How to delete all my progress in Fruit Ninja?

I would like to reset all my progress, achievements and objects from Fruit Ninja. I've tried deleting it and then reinstalling it again, but I still have all my stuff. So, how could I reset the game ...
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iOS App Preview videos - are all 3 iPhone resolutions required

I've just completed an App Preview video for my forthcoming universal iOS app. I did it by capturing an iPhone 6 using QuickTime then editing in iMovie. If I only submit my iPhone 6 App Preview ...
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How do i cancel a pending purchase in the App Store?

I have a pending purchase and i just want to cancel it. Its seems that thou may not have an option for this issue.
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RSS app: How to get approval for App Store?

I submitted a RSS reader app, but it just got rejected from the App Store, with this cited: 8.5: Apps may not use protected third party material such as trademarks, copyrights, patents or violate 3rd ...
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I selected “manually release this version” - what next?

I submitted an app to itunes connect. As I remember, I selected the aforementioned field instead of the other one with automatic release. Now my app status is ready to sale, what should I do next? ...
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My tablet can't update coc so I can't play on it

I tried to delete the game and Re install it but that's not wining eiter it's been like this since the update yesterday ad it says installing but it isn't what do I do it's the only thing I can play ...
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Does app review rejection list all issues?

Our app was rejected recently with reason Google+ signin, which we understood is not according to Apple policy and need to fix. While discussing about this issue we came across an interesting ...
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What's a good iPhone app for playing MP3 music?

I have an extensive collection of video game music that I like to keep completely separate from my 'regular' music (which I use iTunes to sync w/ my iPhone and the stock Music.app to play). I'm ...
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App Store asking for other Apple ID when updating apps

My friend's mate reset his phone to prove him wrong about a situation and ever since then when he tries to update his apps it asks for his mom's iCloud password yet it says at the bottom of the App ...
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App. rejection reasons from Appstore

I am iOS Developer. I have seen and I had very bad experience with App store approval process. We have developed app according to Apple standards which are define in official site of Apple. But our ...
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App store review - can project contain “beta” in its name even if it's not beta?

My project contains the word "beta" in name, but has nothing to do with beta. Renaming project is kind of tedious so I wonder if ios app store may reject my app due to that fact? Should I keep trying ...
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Add a free app to my Wish List

It won't let me add a free app to my wish list. How do I get a free app in my wish list?
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Finding old versions of iOS apps (for 5.1.1 on a 1st Generation iPad)

I have a first generation iPad that was working perfectly well, and was loaded with apps which worked perfectly well. For various reasons I did a factory reset. Now I can't reinstall many of the old ...
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How can I cancel an app installation on the iPhone?

I started downloading an app then realized that it's really big (over 600 MB) and that I don't want it anymore. Is there any way to cancel the installation?
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Why is saying verification required on my iPhone 5c?

Every time I try to download a free app or update an old app it said verification required. I sign in and it take me straight to the billing/credit card page and I can't get out of it. I have even ...
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Project file can't be build error you don't have permission to view it

Hello may be this is silly question and may be asked before it but i am not getting proper solution for this. I have downloaded one project from the internet and when i am trying to run it/build it ...
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How can I buy apps in the App Store without a credit card?

While I'm waiting for my credit card to arrive, I still want to be able to buy some apps for my iPad! Are there alternative ways to pay for apps, without resorting to someone else's credit card?
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How to report App Store rule violations?

Is there a link or somewhere to report App Store rule violations? Specifically, when an app is using push notifications to send you advertisements/promotions, despite this being explicitly against ...
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When I try to download an app, it says Verification Required?

I can't update my Apps, or download Free ones. Also when I go into Settings there isn't a None option for payment options. I tried to enter my credit card but it says "Your payment method was ...
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How to stop “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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iOS 8 AppleID/iCloud says pass/id incorrect, but definitely not

I recently changed my AppleID and iCloud passwords. I can log into the services on my Mac, but my iPhone stubbornly refuses. I've already reset all the device's settings, but I still get this error. ...
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What iphone app could snooze every 5 minutes?

I hope to find an iphone app that remind me to focus, snooze every 5 minutes, can be configured to play a ringtone or just vibrate. If the "5 minutes" is configurable, that's even better. ...
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Start new iTunes account but copy over music from old iTunes account?

I created my iTunes many years ago. I was too young to keep up with my security information so I gave the information to my mother so she could keep it safe. Sadly my mother did not keep track of ...
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Is request generated if an app with iAd is launched from a not supported country?

I am in Hungary, and I am not sure that the request number I see in iad.apple.com contains request coming from my personal device, during testing or this is purely from supported countries from real ...
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Docs needed to read before submitting app to App Store

What are the documents one has to read before submitting an app to the App Store? I guess these are the two: App review guidelines iOS human interface guidelines Are there others?
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How does App Store Review Guidelines section 11.13 work?

I work on an iOS app for a company that sells educational courses, to access the app you need an account and paid subscription on the website. Apple have recently rejected our application (out of the ...
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Are the app store review guidelines under NDA?

To access the app store review guidelines you need to sign in: https://developer.apple.com/appstore/resources/approval/guidelines.html Does that mean they are under NDA or it it ok to blog about a ...
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Install apps on 1st generation ipad [duplicate]

I just bought a first generation ipad for my mom. I am not able to install any app of it. They all say that they need ios 6 and above. I am seeing that upgrading the first generation ipad to latest ...
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Just bought MBPr and cannot connect to appstore

Whenever I try to connect to app store I got this error: I tried everything I could find in internet, but always the same problem. OSX: Yosemite Model: MBPr 15 mid-2014 Any help?
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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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Can I download older versions of apps?

I've got a 1st Generation iPod with iOS 3.1, and I'm frustrated because I most apps don't run on such an old iOS, but I can't put a new iOS on. Is there eny way to get old versions of all those apps?
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Can apps purchased from one Apple ID be shared between multiple iTunes libraries?

We have a number of iDevices in the family, and each user has their own Apple ID. Also, each person has their own computer to sync apps and other content. If I purchase an app for my iPod, Can I ...
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How does MobiForms bypass the app store?

There's a neat iOS app called MobiForms (www.mobiforms.com). It's available for the iPod/iPhone yet somehow they are bypassing the Apple app store and selling it to you directly. How are they doing ...
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How to install iPad App Store downloads after being deleted?

After deleting several applications I downloaded from App Store, I don't seem to be able to download them a second time as there is no Install button. Is this normal? Are they lost forever?
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Problem with updating apps in iPad 3 with iOS 7.1

I have an iPad 3 with iOS 7.1. From April, 2014 I am having this strange problem. My iPad Apps won't update both manually and automatically. Every time I have to "Reset all settings" in the iPad and ...
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Strange iAd revenue phenomenon

In two of my apps there are iAds embedded and I do not understand how can I earn less money with more impressions on Notes at Night than Tinnitus Noise Generator. Do you have any idea? As I ...
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Can I use copyright content in my iOS app? Who take the risk Apple or me? [closed]

I plan to start a quiz app to help people learn english. I would use a well know dictionary for it. I do not want to use 3rd party free dictionary, because there is a big difference in quality. This ...
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Can't download previously purchased app

I need to download an app from the iTunes store and have recently changed my Apple ID. I previously purchased this app with my old account and when I try to re-download it the iCloud symbol is the ...
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Can two apps have the same name if spacing is different

Can two apps have the same name in the app store as long as there is a slight difference? For example if there was an app that already existed called "FatCat" would an app get approved that was called ...
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How many TSI I am allowed to submit?

I bought an Apple Developer Program. I submitted one of my app, and they rejected. They advised me: If you have code-level questions after utilizing the above resource, you may wish to consult with ...
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Submitting iOS app with password protected content

Is it possible to submit an iOS app to the App Store, where the content requires login/password and the publisher keeps control over who can have the account? It's somewhat like an Enterprise ...
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How to unlink Apple account from laptop?

I'm going to have to trade in my work laptop and it's connected right now to my personal Apple account for things like the app store etc. How do I unlink the Apple account before I get a new computer? ...
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iOS App Review: no Game Center features within the app (x-post from S.O.)

(I just posted this on StackOverflow, and was advised I might get better results here, so here goes...) I've developed an iOS game - a simple sidescroller shooter. The game uses GameCenter for ...