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

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Cannot reject a binary on the new iTunesConnect UI

We submitted our binary, but discovered that there was an error. I uploaded a new binary from XCode6 and it shows up in the Prerelease Tab of iTunesConnect. It has a higher build number (#706) as ...
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What constitutes “significant changes” when releasing a new TestFlight build that has passed beta review?

Is there any documentation or first hand experiences as to what constitutes significant changes to an app when submitting a new TestFlight build that has already passed beta review? Apple asks: ...
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Transfer app without developer enrollment

I have two apple ID's. I created a new one for my new company and bought enrollment for it. The old account has three apps that are no longer available on the store, since the enrollment ran out of ...
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How do I stop a deleted purchased apps from continously charging me?

I bought this Starmaker app at the App Store for Iphone which cost me $1.79. I thought that I would be charged just one time. But every week, I have been getting email notifications that I am ...
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Untangling iCloud Mess

Short story: Ted owns a company. His company put all employees and owner and owner’s family on a single iCloud account. This brought on several problems including iMessages delivered to wrong ...
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My iPhone 5 isn't downloading apps

There are a few apps that I found online that I'm trying to download, but my phone isn't letting me. When I click the link and it brings me to the app store, I click the "get" button, and then the ...
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My app store can't dowload some apps or update

I can't update WhatsApp, Snapchat and many other apps in my system, that is 9.0.1. I tried to change date and time, turn off my iPhone and sign out.
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My app store is not working!

I think it is because of the apple 9.0.2 update. When I try to dowload a app it makes a loading sign, but then it says get. Then I click it and it loads and then says get. I have read answers and ...
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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 verify that an iOS app has or has not been updated?

Today I noticed that an app needed to update. Updates is set to be done automatically, but did not update as it normally would. When I entered the updates list it just started blinking between the ...
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App Store: can't add a new credit card (too many are already associated)

I use virtual credit cards to perform online purchases with my debit card, and I usually create a new one for every purchase (with a charge limit equal to the purchase's value). I was trying to add a ...
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Payment from Apple for developer

I'm an iOS developer and I've been selling very few apps on the App Store. I would like to ask some questions about withdrawn money from iTunes Connect. I already know Minimum payment: $150 (USD) ...
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Does this mean Facebook Messenger takes photos of me?

My storage was almost full, so while I was using the Messenger app, this alert appeared out of nowhere. If yes, how did Apple aprove it?
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When do I formally “Own” an app from App Store? [closed]

I'm new to this community. I have some simple question but I can't understand why nobody else ever asked them with below scenario. My Scenario As all we know, sometimes developers make their paid ...
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Cannot Login on Yammer for iPhone

On my iPhone 4, with latest IOS and Yammer app, I cannot login. I am 100% sure that my email and password are correct - tested on the web - but I always get an invalid password response. Any ideas? In ...
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Can iTunes ignore store credit and use a credit card instead?

There are times when I've got some store credit from a gift card/certificate on iTunes, but I want to buy something without that. I want to buy something with the credit card, regardless of what's ...
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Can't register new App ID

I'm trying to register a new App ID inside iTunes connect web site, but when I've filled out the details and hit continue, it just comes up "Loading" and stays like that, any ideas?
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How do I upload a new version of an app after an App Transfer?

I know how to transfer an app from one account to another account as I have read the whole procedure for transfering apps from Apple's Documentation. However, if I want to upload a new version of the ...
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What the difference between iTunes and App Store search results?

I see difference in positions of applications in search result of iTunes (on PC and web) and App Store (on devices). What is the key difference on it and why does it differ?
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How do I get an iOS Distribution certificate into my developer profile?

How do I get an iOS Distribution certificate into my developer profile? Xcode version is 6.3.2 My goal is to release a built version of my app to the app store for testing. There is an older version ...
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Will Apple still accept new iOS 8.4 apps?

I have an app that's close to release. And of course, we didn't get in before iOS 9 came out. Does apple still accept new applications that work in both iOS 8.4 and iOS 9.x or are we limited to only ...
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How to delete App Documents and Data?

Some apps like Whatsapp, Twitter and Instagram end up storing a lot of Documents and Data, way more than their actual size. Is there a way to remove them, just the Documents and Data?
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Are iOS applications required to have retina images?

All my research indicates that the answer is "yes" but I'd like some external confirmation from a source I trust (either Apple.com or this site) as I have a bunch of non-retina images and would really ...
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How to use same TestFlight invitation from different devices?

I want to test beta app with different devices, but when I open app from mail in TestFlight and try to start it refuse and shows "The invite has already been used". Any workaround?
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Why iPhones at home need Settings->General->Reset->Reset Network Settings for App Store Updates?

My wife and I both have iPhone-5s'. They seem to have no problems using the wifi for anything at home, like Airplay, Pandora, and web surfing, etc. We can do seemingly everything. However, for some ...
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Apple ID password not being requested before installing an app from the App Store

Why isn't my Apple ID password being requested before installing an app from Apple Store ? It always has before now. I changed my password the other day and I have a feeling I must have done ...
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Change iTunes country via gift card.

I have my iTunes account in Albania, Europe and I want to change to the US store. I can't do this because It asks for a credit card issued in US and I don't have one. So I want to change it using a ...
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Will iOS app accepted on App Store if 80% of UI is rendered on UIWebView and 20% being native OCR

I have a mobile website which at high level provides these functionalities: Sign-in Sign-up Few forms where user can fill his additional details Providing some capabilities to user based on ...
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How to show app ad's only to new users?

I have an app in the appstore that used to be paid and with no ads. I want to upload an update, make the app 'free', add ad's, that could be removed by purchasing "No ads 'in-app purchase'". ...
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How to free disk space consumed by incompletely downloaded apps?

I recently tried to download a huge app (1.7 gigabytes) on an iPhone running iOS 9. The download failed several times for whatsoever reason. However, the incomplete downloads filled over 5 gigabytes ...
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Multiple app versions from different developer accounts

Can I submit the same app from multiple developer accounts with just different app icon and some color difference inside the app?
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family sharing - no apps are showing on other family member devices

So I setup family sharing with myself as the organizer. I invited several family members and they're using their own Apple ID on the iTunes section of the iDevice's settings. When my wife went to ...
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Will Apple reject an app with “background fetch” which is used to upload a photos

Looks like this is the right place to ask. Basically I'm gonna to build an app which, while suspended periodically uploads photos to server (just like Google Photos uploads new photos to their ...
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iCloud Backup not completing

I have an iPhone 5 on iOS 8.4.1. I recently jailbroke it and then restored it back using iTunes. Since then, iCloud Backup is not completing even after me doing it manually over and over again. Also, ...
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Different pricing of apps regarding regions in country

My customer asked me the following question: "Imagine the situation you have an app that costs 0.99$. Is there any way to make this app free in certain area, such as chosen cities in a country? ...
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Can't download in App Store after Yosemite upgrade:

I've just upgraded to Yosemite and am now unable to download anything from the appstore. (I've tried a new download of xcode and an update of iMovies) I'm able to navigate around the store and sign ...
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How can I publish apps under my own name if I'm under 18? [duplicate]

In order to sign up for a developer account, I'll need my parents credit card. However, after going through the signup process, my Dad's name shows up because he is the credit card holder. How can I ...
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How does PopCorn Time iOS installer work?

I am all against piracy and I know that PopCorn Time as a service is illegal but what I am curious about is that they have managed to come out with an app for iOS that lets you install even on non ...
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Accidentally hid a game that i bought and cant get it back

I bought star wars the old republic a while back, i could always see it in the purchased tab, i went on my pc then into itunes to hide some apps that i didnt want in my account and accidentally ...
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Xcode 7 update unavailable on AppStore

I have been seeing on web that latest update for Xcode -Xcode 7 beta release has arrived. I currently have xcode 6.4 and i cannot see any update on Appstore. Where can i get it?
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Cannot get free apps from App Store after moving abroad

I tried to load a free app, but as I have moved to Spain from the UK it wouldn't accept it. I had to change my Google password and I have tried to change my address from my iPhone but it won't let me. ...
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I Bought a Game from the iPhone App Store, and I Installed it on my Macbook from the Mac App Store?

I bought "Castle of Illusion" on my iPhone, and I am signed into my iCloud with my Apple ID and such on my laptop, and downloaded the app in the Mac App store. I pressed "Install" and it said ...
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Can Lua config files be downloaded and executed in an iOS app?

I have an cross-platform app that runs Lua scripts, and I am interested in publishing it on the iOS App Store. I know that Apple does not allow apps to download and run code from the internet on iOS, ...
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New iPhone asks for an Apple ID login that is not mine

I have just changed my phone from an iPhone 4S to an iPhone 5S. I backed up my old phone to iCloud, then downloaded the backup to my new device. Whilst entering the settings app in my new phone, it ...
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Other Apple ID is shown when attempting to update apps

For some reason another persons Apple ID pops up when I try to do updates on my iPhone 6. Don't have a clue how to fix this or stop it. The name does not resemble my name at all. Anyone know what to ...
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Will the App Store reviewers allow scripts downloaded as text, if it is parsed via WebKit?

According to Apple allows hot code push in mobile apps, by Alice Yu in October 2014, the App Store reviewers allow code to be downloaded and run as long as it is: Not executable code, only ...
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What happens to subscriptions when an app is deleted from the app store?

My organization is planning on sunsetting a number of apps in favor of one newer and improved container app. Once we delete an app from the app store, I understand that it will continue to exist on ...
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Different Download Number on iTunes Connect Web and iTunes Connect App

I found that the download number of my app on iTunes Connect website and iTunes Connect iOS app are different. For example, iTunes Connect website says my app has 7 download on Sep 1st, 2016, but ...
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Can I edit Demo account details in app review information in iTunes Connect when app status is “Waiting for Review”?

I have resubmitted my app for review after Apple rejection due to metadata rejection. I have updated the details in "Notes". Now my app status is "Waiting for Review". I want to change the demo ...
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When will app reviewed from apple after rejection of app due to metadata rejection?

I have submitted my app on August 20th for apple review. But my app was rejected by apple on 29th of august due to metadata rejection .On 30th of august again I have submitted my app for review.. So ...