WARNING: Almost all questions about development or app distribution are off topic here. See the FAQs for details. Xcode is Apple's official software development environment for Mac OS X and iOS

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
2answers
14 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

OBJ-C How to open URL automatically once scanned from QR Code Reader [on hold]

I'm in the process of building an app that will have a QR Code reader in it that, once a QR Code is scanned, automatically opens the URL in a browser, be it Safari, Chrome, Etc. Currently I have the ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
3 views

how to avoid root elevation dialog using SCNetworkInterfaceForceConfigurationRefresh in MAC 10.11 [migrated]

Our App tries to perform DHCP refresh without popping up for elevating user credential. We have seen the SCNetworkConfiguration api has some functions to achive this. in the apple developer site . ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
20 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
94 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

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 ...
5
votes
5answers
128 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

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? ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
8 views

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?
0
votes
0answers
14 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

Linking to the framework from the Xcode [migrated]

I'm running OSX 10.8.5 with the Xcode 5.1.1. I'm trying to write a C++ code which will use ODBC (iODBC on Mac). Unfortunately my first try ended with the compiler error about not locating sqlext.h ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

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: ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
322 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
133 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

AppleID Not been accepted in XCode account pane

I've notived my Apple ID is not been accepted within XCode when I try add an Apple ID in the XCode accounts pane of preferences. I have tested the account details in both the member ceter and itunes ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

iODBC failure with Xcode

I have Mac OSX 10.8 with Xcode 5.1.1. When I installed it I did install the built-in iODBC. Later on top of it I downloaded and instaled iODBC from the official bundle. Now trying to compile my code ...
0
votes
0answers
51 views

Xcode in Yosemite (10.10.5)

I have Yosemite (10.10.5) and I can't upgrade my Xcode. Basically, I'm interested in use GCC on this SO but in App Store i can't upgrade for Yosemite. P.S: I saw in previous posts that someone has ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

I lost my app source files, but have the app on my iPad

I've been working on an app for a while on a school computer, and had it nearly finished before the computers were wiped without my knowledge and with no warning. I have the nearly finished app, ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Make Xcode tabs act like every other text editor

In every text editor that I can think of for Mac -- including Atom, Sublime Text, Textmate and even AppCode -- accessing a new file opens a new tab. If a file is opened for which a tab already exists ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

How can I remove project form project list on XCode Welcome screen?

I have an XCode project that I tried to delete manually, and I did delete it, but some reference is left - apparently. This reference is making this project still display on the Welcome screen of ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

Does Xcode 7 Require Admin Account to Build and Sign App

In order to build an ipa archive for Enterprise Distribution in Xcode 7, must I log in as an Admin user of the Enterprise Program to perform the build and code sign, or is it sufficient to have the ...
5
votes
1answer
3k views

Why is Xcode 7.3 showing a slash through the app icon when attempting to install on Mac OS X 10.10.5 (Yosemite)

I am running Xcode 7.2.1 on my Mac mini running Mac OS X 10.10.5 (Yosemite) and recently wanted to compile an Apache Cordova project and install it on my iPhone 6s running iOS 9.3 and discovered I ...
10
votes
2answers
2k views

Can't update Xcode

I am aware there are more questions with the same title, but I couldn't find any other post with this specific case. I have XCode 7.0 and I want to update to the last version (7.3). But it doesn't ...
0
votes
1answer
116 views

Xcode install fails at 95% under OS X El Capitan

Tried to install Xcode for the first time. Tried 3 times now, same problem each time. After it reaches around 95% it fails, and I have to restart from scratch (2.5h). Going crazy. Could it be because ...
0
votes
2answers
149 views

Xcode failed to open with error: Scanning for plug-ins failed

I went to get onto Xcode, but when I tried to open it, I got this error: Scanning for plug-ins failed. I tried re-installing Xcode, but that did not solve the issue. Why did this start happening ...
0
votes
0answers
176 views

Mac app store Xcode stuck on install/installing

After a couple of false starts trying to download Xcode, I downloaded the dmg instead and succesfully installed Xcode 7.3 but in the App Store, it shows up as installed or installing like this: I ...
0
votes
0answers
98 views

Using gcc on El Capitan

I installed gcc using xcode-select --install. However, I think it's trying to compile my C code as C++ code. This is what I get when I type gcc --version in Terminal: gcc --version Configured with: ...
0
votes
2answers
86 views

Messages App in iOS simulator?

I know that there exists an iOS simulator for Mac (how to get it eludes me - if you could give me a download link I'd be grateful). Many people want to know how to use multiple Apple IDs with ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

Problem developing App using Xcode

I am currently developing an application in Mac OS X Yosemite. The Ipad which is being used to run the application runs on iOS 9.3 which requires Xcode 7.3 which can only be installed in OS X EI ...
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Get Git working on Mac Lion

I am running Mac OSX Lion 10.7.3 with Xcode 4.3.2. I have this set up because I needed to get an old iPhone application running. My problem is I want to install git. When I install the latest version ...
2
votes
0answers
162 views

How to disable Xcode's '“ProjectName” is a project downloaded from the Internet. Are you sure you want to open it?' dialog?

This is not a question on how to disable the warning when opening files or apps downloaded from the internet but instead it is about Xcode Projects. New with Xcode 7.3 released yesterday whenever a ...
1
vote
0answers
135 views

Removing XCode while keeping the command line tools (on El Capitan)

As by subject. There are a number of links, such as this that deal with the issue but are not El Capitan specific and/or are just not that on the subject or are not up to date. Is it possible to ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Creating Project Templates in XCode?

I might be using the wrong words when searching but can't seem to find anything on this. I want to be able to create a project template, i.e a starting point for some new projects. One Example would ...