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In Xcode 8 beta how do I view storyboard as a generic (square) device?

I selected: Main.storyboard > View Controller > Attributes inspector > Size: Inferred I also selected View as: iPhone 6 from the menu at the bottom of the storyboard window. How do I view it as a ...
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Brew doctor asking to update xcode, while its already updated

When I run brew doctor It says Warning: Your Xcode (6.4) is outdated Please update to Xcode 7.3.1. Xcode can be updated from the App Store. While I already have latest XCode cli, which I found ...
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How to map Xcode to other compiler [closed]

I have a compiler collection installed at path /asp/tools/install/3.0, which i need to use for compiling my project's source code. I'd use the following command to set the defaults, defaults write ...
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How to set app background image for all screen sizes using Swift / Xcode [closed]

I am trying to define a background image for an app which covers all screen sizes. I am facing problem with the image size for 1X 2X and 3X. I am using 1242 X 2208 pixels image for 3X. Even then the ...
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adding multi language and changing on button click [closed]

i'm new on xcode, i'm creating an app with multi language. i wanna to change language on button click.i'm searching for this and can't find any solution.i want 3 languages, English,Russian and ...
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How to see colors in Xcode? [closed]

I'm interested in replacing written-out colors with their actual representation. The example is shown below is on Apple's website, and I can't seem to find a way to do it within Xcode. I'm afraid that ...
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What is the format of a .xip file

As Xcode 8 beta is available to download, I see it's distributed with a .xip extension, Xcode_8_beta.xip. What is the .xip format? What's the difference between previous .dmg format?
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xcode build of citra not working

My machine: MAC OSX Yosemite 10.10.5. Situation: Installing citra (following the instructions on https://citra-emu.org/wiki/Building-For-OS-X). Everything works except the last step. Running in ...
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Is it possible to install Xcode 7 in 10.9 OS X?

I have very slow Mac with an HDD (MacBook C2D 2.24Ghz/2.40Ghz) and there is no possibility to install El Capitan or Yosemite (very,very slow). I want to use a newer Xcode to learn programming though. ...
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Xcode error The maximum number of apps for free development profiles has been reached

I am under the age of 18 so I can't get into the Apple Developer program. I am forced to just use my free developer account and I have been for the past year. Today for some reason I am getting this ...
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iOS background image height width in Xcode for 1x, 2x, 3x

I am trying to add a background image to iOS app. I am not sure about the dimensions of the image for the 1x, 2x, 3x. I want the background image working for all screen sizes.
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Does macOS Sierra run Xcode 7.x?

Is Xcode 7.x functional running macOS Sierra to submit builds to iTunes Connect?
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Can the Xcode7/iOS9 'sideload' of apps work over wifi, or does it absolutely require a USB connection?

It's nice that Xcode 7 can 'sideload' home-built apps to iOS devices without the prior provision-profile/app-store complexity. But, all guides I've found imply a USB connection is necessary. Is there ...
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How can I reinstall gcc?

Im new with mac and tried to install gcc / g++ on an MacBook Air with El Captain. I installed Xcode and used xcode-select --install It completed and was successful. However, for some reason I ...
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Could Xcode be crashing my SSD?

So here's an adventure. Twice my system has stopped working completely (gets stuck on endless loop booting, requires OS reinstall even to be able to get at a backup. Once, in spring 2015 on ...
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Find out which app icon is missing in xcode for an app

I already published an app succesfull to the appstore. But now something has changed and I get an error when publish again the same app: Missing required icon file. The bundle does not contain an ...
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X11/Xlib.h file not found

I am trying to install Savi-program for monitoring satellites found here via Terminal. I am developer so I have XCode installed. which gcc returns /usr/bin/gcc. Command make ARCH=macosx once in the ...
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Can Applications compiled in Xcode 3.2.6 run in the later versions of iOS (8/9)

I have a Mac which has the 10.6.8 OS X version running on it. I would like to know whether applications compiled in a older version of Xcode (3.2.6) run on the later versions of iOS. I am currently ...
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How can my developer upload build?

I have an ongoing project as an iOS Application. That's why i have gave permission to my developer as a "developer" on itunesconnect "Users and roles" But we have stuck in certificates. He wants to ...
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How to Remove iOS dev/IDE/… from Xcode?

I need space in my SSD. I just need terminal tools in OS X El-capitan, not the Xcode IDE, not iOS, ... The space 10.49 Gb is just too much in my 60 GB disk partition. These PATHs do not work anymore ...
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Xcode 7 develop for iOS without developer account issue with provisioning profile

I am trying to install an app on my Apple TV using Xcode 7, however everytime when I sign into my apple id the create button for iOS Developer is not visible. I can not create a provisioning profile.
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Xcode install command via OS X Terminal

I have Mac OS X version 10.5.7 so I downloaded Xcode version 4.6.3 and launched it. According to many tutorials (such as this) I am supposed to install further command line tools via terminal: xcode-...
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Ghost project icon in Xcode laucher

Every time Xcode's launcher opens, I see the icon of a project that has been deleted for ages. I double click it, then the error message appears saying it's no longer in my system, but the icon ...
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Xcode 7 Simulator - “SpringBoard cannot be opened because of a problm.”

I was successfully using the Xcode Simulator yesterday evening. This morning when I came into work, I didn't change anything, but suddenly, every time I open the Simulator, this error pops up "...
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how to place file inside /sbin/ in MAC 10.11 during .pkg installation

We have been installing / placing a tool for dhcp refresh under /sbin till MAC 10.10 there were no issues. but now it is completely blocked. even with root privilege i cannot able to place it. Any way ...
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Can I Reinstall Application Loader Without Xcode?

I just became an Apple Developer about an hour ago. On another question I was advised that I could use Application Loader to submit my Unity 3D puzzle apps to the Mac App Store. I read that it was ...
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Can I Use TestFlight Beta Testing for Apps Not Created Using Xcode?

I just submitted my enrollment application to be an Apple Developer. I have three Mac 3D Puzzle apps that were created using Unity 5.3.2 that I plan to sign and submit to the Mac App Store after I'm ...
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How Do I Get Testers for my App Submissions?

I submitted my enrollment in the Apple Developer Program a couple of days ago. I'm waiting to be approved. I have Mac 3D Puzzle apps that were created as .app files using Unity 5.3.2. I plan to ...
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Mac App Store: we could not complete your update the server gave an error during download: 403 Forbidden

I wish to update Xcode with Mac App Store and receive this error we could not complete your update the server gave an error during download: 403 Forbidden I am logged in with my AppleID. Other ...
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GCC 5.X integration on Xcode 6

I need to use/integrate GCC 5.X (in my case 5.3, and it is already installed) on Xcode 6.2. I've found a lot of outdated tutorials about GCC 4.X and Xcode 5 (or lower), but all of them are outdated ...
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How to change the GNU Make's (default) default location of gcc

I run Mac OS X El Capitan 10.4. I have used brew to install Compilation Tools (https://www.topbug.net/blog/2013/04/14/install-and-use-gnu-command-line-tools-in-mac-os-x/). Now when I run make, it ...
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Xcode 7 fails to do “find in project” when run from a second OSX partition - anyone else seen or have a solution for this ?

I have OSX El Cap installed on two partitions. The first is my original partition that has been my development Xcode C++ iMac since 2011. I recently created a new smaller partition with the intent of ...
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Does OS X or Xcode have applications to manage cheat sheet/commands list?

I'm learning coding on OS X, as I'm a beginner, I have to read cheat sheets and I have bunch of files like that, Git commands, Ubuntu Server commands, Node.js modules command and so on. Today I saw ...
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Making sense of XCode's code suggestions

I come from a Visual Studio and .NET technology background and am about a month into app development with Swift and XCode. I'm curious as to why some properties of objects are not suggested by XCode? ...
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Xcode is shutting down network access on my iMac

This is really strange. I'm running OS X 10.11.4 with all updates in place on a 2010 iMac. I am using Xcode 7.3 for iOS development. When I build and deploy my iOS app to any iOS device through Xcode,...
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How to run swift command while staying on breakpoint in XCode?

In JetBrains's IDEs there is a option to launch custom commands while staying on breakpoint. Is there same functionality in XCode?
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How I make XCode guarantee that some path is relative?

After I updated xcode from 6.1 to the current one, all my projects stopped compiling on other people machines. When I click files referenced from elsewhere, on my machine it shows that they are ...
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Xcode not showing latest iOS update?

I am currently trying to run my prototype app on my physical iOS device. An error is coming up saying "Could not find Developer Disk." I have come to the conclusion (by looking at other question on ...
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XCode text search of source tree gives incomplete results

I have been using xcode 6.4 for C++ heavily lately, (I can't use the latest for certain reasons of compatibility for the project) and relied on the text search window. Lately however it started ...
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Small XCode Bug where No Output is Shown

I've recently begun to learn how to program in C, and have been using the application XCode (ver 7.2) to do so. For the most part, it's been working very well, but I've recently come across a problem: ...
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Set a default Scale value for Xcode 7.2.1's iOS Simulator

I just started an online course for learning Swift using Xcode to develop iOS apps. I'm using Xcode 7.2.1 and 10.11.4 on my Mac Mini Server. I use a 23" monitor. When the simulator window displays ...
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Not able to install .ipa via iTunes after updating to iOS 9.3.1

I used to create the ipa file from Xcode/Product/Archive and install it via iTunes. After updating the iPad to iOS 9.3.1, the app keeps showing "Installing" in iTunes and disappears the installing ...
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iODBC header is not found in Xcode

I'm trying to build a project that is using ODBC on Apple, where I installed iODBC. I have Mac OSX 10.8 where I put Xcode 5.1.1 along with an embedded iODBC. Igors-MacBook-Air:/ igorkorot$ cd /usr/...
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El Capitan - Why did Xcode run when seemingly not installed?

I updated Xcode after updating to El-Capitan. I had a problem with the Xcode update, where it hung at either "Waiting", or "Installing". I seemingly fixed the update by removing Xcode in the Launchpad....
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Changed developer account and now can't log in to it from Xcode

I was forced to changed my account name from a nickname to an email address. Now I can't log in to my developer account from Xcode. There appears to be no way to just edit the current developer ID in ...
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File permissions and saving to `smb` server

Suddenly I have the problem that I cannot save files with Xcode on a server mounted via cifs:// or smb://. [Xcode 6.1; Mac OS X 10.9]. I get the following uninformative error: I also checked the ...
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pagestuff command error: Can't map file

I want to use pagestuff command line tool with my iphone application. It's working with Mac application but not with iphone application. used command pagestuff MetalMatrixMultiply.app -a Got ...
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Is there a way to stop Xcode from switching to split view when running?

I'm recording some video tutorials and would really like to disable the split view that Xcode automatically switches to when you build and run. Below is an example of what I'm talking about. Before ...
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Unable to clear Xcode from Trash. Force clear in Terminal returns permission error?

Since the App Store seemed stuck with updating Xcode to 7.3, I have decided to delete it and reinstall. However, after moving Xcode to the Trash, it refused to be cleared and instead be stuck on the "...
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How do I change the mouse's i-beam cursor in Xcode 7.3

There was a similar question to this on Stack Overflow regarding Xcode 5, however, the solution no longer works. I would like to change my IBeam cursor in Xcode to use this cursor instead. Question ...