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Can I use Xcode to run previously purchased apps?

So I bought an app from the app store and I'd like to run it in Xcode. I know you can hook up your Apple ID to Xcode but I wasn't sure if you can then download previously purchased apps and run them. ...
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xcode 5.1 app is not running on xcode 6.0 Cocoa Pods issue

I have created the projects on xcode 5.1 and using cocapods for external Libraries. Now I changed my Mac and using xcode 6.0.1 but I'm facing issues now it's says all the libraries which I installed ...
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To install applications in Developer view of iPad

I would like to install Amazon's Kindle application to my virtual iPad on my Macbook Air's Xcode. However, the developer view is very limited. I can only connect iCloud which shares some details ...
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Xcode 6.0.1 CTRL-Drag from view to source code not working

I'm following a tutorial and when I CTRL-drag from the view to the source code in Xcode nothing happens. I get the blue line but when I drop it in the source code I don't get the menu where I can ...
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How to switch between output window and code editor in Xcode

I tried google'ing around and I could not find the shortcut that can send me to the "output window(if that's what it's called)" after telling my program to compile and run. Also, how would I switch ...
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Update a software that has been downloaded with an apple ID associated with a deleted email address

I am trying to update XCode. When I go on the AppStore and try to update XCode I receive the following message: You have updates available for other accounts Sign in to ...
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Remove old Apple ID Account

When trying to update apps on the Apple Store I still get the account of someone who was using the computer before me: How do I change that, it's the only place where I can't use my Apple ID ...
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OS X mavericks update issue

am trying to update my iMac 21.5 inch mid 2010 from os x mavericks 10.9.1 to 10.9.5 to work on Xcode 6 but it always fail and give me the alert message OS X Update could not be verified . It may have ...
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TimeMachine Keychain backup

Does timemachine backup all keychain access keys for xcode security? Or does that need to me configured to work correctly? We want to back up a IOS App build machine.
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How to disable 3D acceleration on the Mac Book Air?

I have a Mac Book Air 2010 with an NVidia GeForce 320M chip. When I use Xcode 6 in the View Debugging tool (a 3D interface that allows debugging the view hierarchy of an app), the computer crashes ...
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cannot install iOS 7.1 simulator for Xcode 6 (weird file mounting error)

I have XCode 5.1 working without problems with iOS 7.1 simulators until yesterday when I upgraded to Xcode 6, the installation was completed successfully, but whenever I try to download and install ...
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Unable to update to Xcode6 from AppStore

I am running my mac on OSX 10.9.5 I can see Xcode 6 in the app store and there is a button "Update". But once I hit the update button, spinner pops up for a second and then dissappears and that's it. ...
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Updating / Upgrading Xcode to 6.0.1 does not work

so I tried to upgrade my Xcode to 6.0.1 from 5.6 or something. I'm running on Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 yet. The problem is that it starts downloading Xcode form the Mac AppStore and already ...
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Accidentally dragged a font's typeface out of the font dialog and “deleted” it

When I was trying to change the font in my xcode, I accidentally dragged a typeface out of the dialog with the mouse, causing the typeface to disappear from the fonts dialog forever. As you can ...
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Commandline tools is in multiple locations

I have commandline tools in /Library/Developer/CommandLineTools/ and in ~/CommandLineTools I thought they were included in Xcode now. Can I remove them and how would I? I want to use both Xcode 6 ...
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Downgrade from Xcode 6.1 to Xcode 5.1.1

I just accidentally updated Xcode to 6.0.1 (don't ask me how these things happen). I'd like to downgrade - is there any clear path for that?
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How to remove single recent item in Xcode?

Is there any way to remove single item from Xcode recent history instead of clearing them all? To be clear: The goal is "remove single item from open recent list"
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Xcode 5.1.1 cannot run on device with iOS 8.0 version

I am using Xcode 5.1.1 as I require an app which supports iOS 6.1 and Above with base SDK iOS 7.1. I tried upgrading Xcode 6.0 but it is not able to run iOS 6.1 simulators. So I reverted back to Xcode ...
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How do I acquire SDKs to build target pre-8.0 iOS?

I have installed XCode 6 and it came with the iOS 8 SDK but i need to test on devices still running 7.1 and cannot figure out how to get the iOS 7 SDK now without downloading an older version of XCode ...
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Archive submission failed: ITMS-4238 “Redundant binary upload”

When attempting to submit an app from Xcode 6 Organizer to iTunes Connect, I receive the following error: ERROR ITMS-4238 "Redundant binary upload. There already exists a binary upload with build ...
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help in xcode for creating ios game

How can I make the top part of an object (for example a small square platform) allow my character to bounce but the rest of the object (bottom and sides of the square) have my character die on impact. ...
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Xcode 6.0.1 Mavericks changes icons and themes

I just updated Xcode 5.1.1 to 6.0.1 on Mavericks, and it is suddenly extremely bright and all of the icons have been replaced with the ugly flat icons. What can I do to change it back to the way it ...
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Xcode 5.1.1 crashes on 10.9.5 Mavericks when run in User Account but runs in Guest Account

Model Name: iMac Model Identifier: iMac9,1 Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo Processor Speed: 2.66 GHz Number of Processors: 1 Total Number of Cores: 2 L2 Cache: 6 MB Memory: 4 GB Bus ...
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I'm unable to launch Xcode 6.0.1

I have downloaded the new Xcode Xcode 6.0.1 a few hours ago. But when I'm trying to launch the app, the programm bounces on my Dock during about 30 seconds. Once it stops, it seems to be not launched. ...
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failing to find xcode command line developer tool tool for installation

Using OSX 10.9.4 on a MacBook Pro with Retina display. I am trying to install the Xcode command line developer tool through the terminal by typing xcode-select --install This prompts me if i want to ...
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Asinine message preventing me from installing Xcode on 10.9.4 [duplicate]

Every time I try to install Xcode from within the Mac App Store, I get "Download for free? This item will be added to your Purchases and will be available even if your Family Sharing Status changes". ...
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Cannot connect to developer network in Xcode 6

I have downloaded Xcode 6 and I cannot connect to the developer server to download my provisioning profiles. When I try to add my Apple ID it simply say cannot connect. If I type a wrong password it ...
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XCode source control right-click menu

I have nested folders/groups in my project, and would like to commit changes to files I made from the root group (Classes) by right-clicking on the group, and then selecting Source Control/Commit ...
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I Would Like To Open Files in Different Tabs in the Same Window Using Xcode 5

I'm new to using Xcode. When I started using Xcode a couple of weeks ago I had a file list to the left and had three tabs open for different files. I'm not sure if that was a default setting or not. ...
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XCode 5 - Remove offline documentation?

Is it possible to remove all/most offline documentation from XCode 5, to free up disk space? I would assume it is possible to make XCode (like Visual Studio in Windows) access documentation online, ...
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Xcode single console pane amongst tabs

Is there a way in Xcode 5 to consolidate the console pane/view/area between tabs into a single console? I have multiple tabs open, each for a source file I am editing. Every time I run the app from ...
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Xcode cannot run using the selected device?

I am developing my first ever iOS mobile app. I am using OS X Lion 10.7.5 with Xcode 4.6 for development. I completed my app and now want to test on a device. When I am trying to connect iPad Air with ...
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Xcode window freezes as if it were an image?

Sometimes when I have two Xcode windows open, one of them freezes completely. The weirdest thing is I still can resize the freezer window, and it looks like an image! That is, when I squeeze the ...
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Is there a way to simulate shake on iPhone?

I am NOT talking about the simulator. I was wondering if I could simulate a shake on my actual iphone (by plugging it into computer and connected to xcode). Is there a way to do this?
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Make iOS app seller name appear

We're creating an app for enterprise distribution. Stuff like the version number is easy to change in Xcode, but when I archive the app and open it in iTunes, the company name doesn't appear (it ...
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Reinstall assembler, /usr/bin/as

I've lost /usr/bin/as. How does one reinstall it? There's no as in the /usr/bin of my recovery partition. Reinstalling XCode and command line tools didn't help. I haven't been successful compiling ...
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iPhone via USB sync error - “MuxClearPipeStall Can't clear pipe stall 2” and Error 0xE8000070

This error has occurred every now and then for several users, in the form of sync-over-USB not working, iTunes failing to recognize the device, etc. A few examples (admittedly old) are here: ...
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“Cannot connect to server” Bot Xcode

I have a Bot running for my app, with just a regular development account. I want to be able to download the Product that is created, but when I go to the Bot web page, I get an error "Cannot connect ...
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Do I have to make my app for the new iPhone size? [closed]

What if I'm working on an app while the new iPhone 6 comes out (with a larger size) would I have to build for that version too? Does apple give you time before hand?
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Mystery application?

Okay, so I was watching a WWDC video a while ago, and they were doing a demonstration on how to implement some code into your app... And as they were demonstrating the code, the guy who was doing the ...
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Connecting iPhone to HC-05 Bluetooth module

I wanted to know how I can connect my iPhone to HC-05 Bluetooth module. Is there any apps for it or/and How can I create an app for it? Thanks in advance
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How would I bring View Controller Scene in Xcode to the main working area?

I cannot figure out how to get View Controller Scene on my main working area in Xcode rather than to have it on top of my working area. I want to be able comfortably navigate thought my view items.
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What external screen size/resolution will make using Xcode on an 11 inch Air better?

I'm looking for an external LCD for my 11 inch Macbook Air (i5, 2013). The only thing I (am going to) use the Mac for is Xcode so the screen size needs to support development needs. I hear the ...
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Xcode word completion shortcut

Xcode's code autocompletion is quite good, I am missing one thing though: in vim I can press ctrl+n to autocomplete any word, even those in the comment. Here is a screenshot from xcode to show what I ...
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Word extension and AppleScript on Mavericks

I'm writing a scientific article and I would like to use the IUCr templates and tools, available via this program. Once installed, the program should let you select the journal you want to address and ...
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Can XCode work with TFS? [closed]

We have been using Team Foundation Server (TFS) for source code management of our solution which contains components for a number of platforms. We now wish to develop iOS apps but is there any ...
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Running OS X Server on main machine

I'm considering installing the OS X Server app on my main, day-to-day machine, in order to run Xcode Server and get a GUI for the VPN configuration (I'm already using the VPN with a manually ...
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Wrong version of clang - how to update

I have XCode 5.1.1 installed, osx 11.9.4. I have no other versions of xcode on the machine. But somehow I have clang version 2.1! I need a more updated one and cannot figure out how to make the ...
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Xcode 5 syntax coloring file type recognition of .css

At the moment I am developing a website and I need to edit lots files of the types .html, .js, .css and .pl. My preferred text-editor is Xcode (now in Version 5.1.1) running on an iMac (OS X 10.9.3). ...
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Why does App Store redownload already downloaded parts when resuming a paused download?

Yesterday, I started downloading XCode 5.1.1 from the App Store. I have a very slow + limited bandwidth Internet connection. It took almost 5+ hours to download 1.6GB of data. It was really late in ...