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

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Am I allowed to use an apple device from placeit.net with an app screenshot on Twitter?

I've built an iOS 8 app and I'm not 100% sure if I'm allowed to use a photo of an iPhone 5s running my app as a timeline picture on Facebook and Twitter (support pages)? The device will only be ...
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What happens to existing free users if an App gets moved from free to paid?

Hey I have a free app in iTunesconnect that's being downloaded about 100 times a week. Mostly no user responses, no support requests or anything so I thought (I know this is selfish) I can make some ...
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How do I install an older version of an app on an iPhone?

I want to install the Trello App on my iPhone. On the phone I have iOS 7. When I try to install the App, it tells me it needs at least version 8 of iOS. I do not want to upgrade my iOS version, ...
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Number of visitors

Can you have a look at the number of visitors - or maybe of the openings of an app at AppStore - with the help of some source? By "source" I mean something like AppAnnie, app figures, etc. Is it ...
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AppStore Checking for updates.. consuming massive amounts of memory

Is this normal? (softwareupdated is an apple helper checking for updates) I restarted my mac and it started again slowly climbing the numbers The AppStore is spinning trying to check for updates, ...
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Remove purchased apps front Appstore [duplicate]

I downloaded a whole bunch of apps for iPhone, and then deleted them. But they are still associated with my account, and when I go back to the download page, I don't see the [GET] button, but the ...
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How is promo code used for iOS app

What's a promo code used for? Why does one need it? Why not just release the app and if people want to download it, they do. What's the point of promo code if your app is already ready for release ...
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Statisitcs about ios devices and language

A want to localize one of my iOS apps into Chinese. I notice iOS has "simplified chinese", "traditional chinese" and "traditional chinese (hong kong)" as language choices in the settings. To decide ...
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I'm having gaming problems [closed]

I have a game on my phone that I want to restart and play from the beginning. How can I Erase the data to start over?
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Is there any service or virtual card that works for iTunes/iOS App Store in India?

I live in India and I don't have a credit card or have access to anyone who has one. Is there any way I could buy apps from iOS app store?
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Is there a single place I can see all the app reviews I've written in the iOS App Store?

Short of individually tapping on "Write a Review" for all the apps I've ever purchased, is there any place (on the web, in iTunes, or in a third-party app) I can view all the reviews that I've written ...
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When will app name available if I change it in App Store?

I want to change / submit a new version to App Store, and meantime make it available name for somebody else. When it will be free again?
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Unable to update apps

I am unable to update any of my apps on my iPhone 5 and can not add a new app. When I try to update I get a spinning circle. There has been no error notice. Any idea what is my problem?
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Prevent Amazon Mobile app expiration

I'm running my old Amazon app on iPod Touch 2G. On opening the app I noticed something peculiar happened: it said "Please update your app, the app you using, will be retired on June 30, (pushed back ...
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Developer Account Renewal - what happens if you don't renew?

I'm a registered Apple Developer and I don't want to renew right now because I'm not currently working on iOS apps and may not be for the next year. I understand my apps will be taken out of sale, and ...
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How do I know on which devices I can use a purchased app?

I am new to OS X and am thinking of purchasing an app from the app store (in this case it's SkySafari 4 Pro). If I purchase this app, or any app, will I be able to use it on, say, my iPad? If the ...
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Unable to tap on Apple ID in app store iphone 5s

I am using iPhone 5s. I checked on various site on how to sign out of apple id in app store, but I am unable to select the apple Id since it is coming in grey color (normally it is shown in blue). I ...
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Can a developer change the minimum payment threshold?

Is there a way to change the minimum payment threshold generated by inApp purchases? Google allows to change the minimum threshold (i.e.: 3.000€) and also to postpone the payment till 1 year. This ...
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How can I buy an app from the App Store and download it to my wife's iPad?

How can I buy an app from the App Store and download it to my wife's iPad?
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How I can change my region when I have few Apple ID balance?

How I can change my region when I have a low Apple ID balance? I had $50 Apple ID balance now I have 0.22. I want to change my region to download sonic runners but I can't. What are my options?
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Can I use GNU source in my iOS app? [closed]

I'm going to use some GPL-covered code in my app. Firstly, I'm not sure if GPL is compatible with Apple's App Store, i.e. whether apps entirely covered by GPL can be published through App Store. ...
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Can we submit new TestFlight “pre-release” build while previous build is “In Review” (for beta review)?

We submitted our app for beta review so that we can start using "External Testers" and go beyond the 25 person limit for Internal Testers. But while we are waiting for beta review to finish (currently ...
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Using apps on one device with different Apple ID's [duplicate]

I was wondering, if I login to the app store with a different Apple ID on a device, will I be able to still use the apps on the device not downloaded or purchased from the current Apple ID? Example: ...
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How do I download an app to an iPad that asks for another user's password?

Probably going to sound wordy to explain but I've got an issue where my Apple ID is signed into my iPad but when I try to download an app it requests my ex girlfriends password for her Apple ID. When ...
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Can i change the App availability multiple times?

Can i change the App availability date multiple times?. i.e Making it available for sale and changing it to future, again making it available etc. Example: I make an available today, its get on to ...
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No popup in App Store that app is bigger than 100 MB

I published an application in the App Store named HIV Clinical Guide. This application is more than 100 MB, so it is not possible to download it on a cellular network. Normally when you press the ...
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Applications in appstore aren't binary?

Sorry if the title is confusing, I do not know how to describe it better. Perhaps an example will help you understand: When I download a 1GB file (it's an example) the appstore I notice that the ...
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Hidden app in Apple App Store

I have an app that (depending on the user) needs to download a companion app. I'd like to have this companion app in the app store so that the user can easily download it but I don't want the ...
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RSS app rejected for containing to external mechanism for purchases [closed]

I recently submitted an app that behaves like a RSS Reader for a specific niche that was rejected for providing access to external mechanisms for purchases or subscriptions. The app takes the user ...
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Alarm clock app that utilizes gps

Hi I'm looking for an alarm clock app that will only stop if it detects that you have moved a certain distance (using gps). Thanks
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iPad, iphone linking and usage

If I had an iPhone only on my iTunes account, could I use someone else's iPad to download an app to my iphone? If I used the app on their iPad, would it show that my iPhone downloaded and used the app?...
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Sending apps for the app store. Distribution profile issue

So I have an app that was built by vendors, they did everything including submitting the app for the app store. So now I did slight modification to the app and want to update it in the app store. ...
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Apple App Store (install and get) loop, how to fix it?

Apple App Store is stuck in a loop, when you press "get" you get "install", and when you press "install" you get "get" again, and so on with infinity loop, trying to download a free or commercial app —...
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Can't download Apps from the Appstore

I can't download Apps from the Appstore to my iPod touch 5. If I want to download an App, I select "get" then "install", it asks for my password which I fill in. After that, it reads "get", but doesn'...
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mobi reader for iphone

I came to know that iBook does not support mobi files. So I was searched for some mobi reader but could not able to recofnize any top mobi reader. I searched for kindle, Moon readers, etc but ...
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Is it possible to transfer an application bought under one Apple ID to another Apple ID? [closed]

How to see apps from different accounts Is it possible to see apps you got from a different account? I signed off one of my accounts where I had a paid app but I deleted it! The thing is, I forgot ...
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Cannot update apps

Cannot seem to update apps or download from iTunes on my iPad Air anymore. If I hit Update on an app, the circle appears, then just goes back to update status. Same applies if I want to download ...
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Is it possible to see what was 'illegal' about my app?

I've recently had an app of mine accepted for distribution on the iOS App Store. As usual, I selected to allow for publication on all App Stores. The app was approved and the app was available to ...
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iOS App Store shows wrong version number for my app

I have a new app update that shows version number 2.5, but when you tap the app for more details and check the Information section the version number is still 2.4.2.
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iPhone requesting password for different Apple ID when updating apps after updating iOS

My iPhone 5 was updated to iOS 8.3 with a different computer. Now the apps I downloaded before the updates by computer was made, are now bothering me a lot. Any time I want to update them, my iPhone ...
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How can I remove the “apple watch” app, which recently appeared on a home screen?

I don't mind that it showed up. But I want it gone. I could put it into a folder called "things I don't use". But I'd rather just delete it. If I ever buy a watch, I can just download the app.
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Will my apps be removed from the App Store if my developer account expires?

Will my apps get taken down on the App Store if I allow my developer account to expire?
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Can't update apps on iPhone 5S. Keeps prompting for password

Not able to update apps. Keeps prompting for password and despite resetting many times still no luck. I've reset but to no avail. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Need Reminder Application to notify every X minutes during the day

Can one advise an application that can notify me each 1 hr 30 minutes during the day (let's say I can specify it to be from 10 AM till 11 PM). I've tried Alarmed, Beep me, AidaReminder but all of them ...
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Unable to download apps requiring iOS 7+ on iOS 8

My iPhone 5 is updated to iOS 8.3 but when I'm trying to download any apps from the App Store, they keep telling me that I have to have an iOS 7.0 or higher. How do I solve this problem?
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Can I contact my friends to post reviews for my app in the App Store?

I am releasing a new app to the App Store, and I think that I would be great if I can contact my friends to post reviews on the app. But Apple says that developers that attempt to fake reviews will be ...
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App Previews for iPhone 6+, using an other iOS device

I'm trying to create an App Preview Video for a game we did. I recorded using QuickTime, plus iMovie to create it. I recorded the videos with iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPad. But I don't have an iPhone 6 ...
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Can't download apps from App Store as get button doesn't start download

For a couple days now, whenever I try to download an app from the App Store on my iPhone 5s with iOS 8.3, it brings up the 'use existing Apple ID' or 'create new one' window. When I select the ...
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App Store: Auto-renewable subscriptions as a service payment method

There are a number of tutorials and blogs which suggest that auto-renewable subscriptions are not generally permitted by Apple in the App Store unless the app is a newsstand app. The problem is, they ...