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Questions tagged [ios-appstore]

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

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iOS App Store: Can't scroll to see more results

When searching with a keyword in the App Store app on my iPhone, I unable to scroll to see more results. What could be causing the issue? I am running iOS 12.
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How to install apps which require a newer version of iOS on a 1st gen. iPad?

I have a 1st generation iPad and when I download apps it tells me “this requires iOS 6.0 or later” but when I go to update it tells me it's fully updated? Why is this happening, and is there any way I ...
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Am I limited to using Apple's In-App purchase for charging for in-app consumables?

I'm building a book app where you can read one book for free, but if you pay, you have access to all the books until the end of your subscription (30 days). My query is regarding this item in the App ...
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iPhone has stopped updating apps automatically

I have to open the App Store and tap Update to keep all of the apps up to date. There is always a big list of apps waiting to be updated, which takes quite a while to complete. This issue seems to ...
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'Unable to downloaded at this time' [on hold]

Please help. I cant updating app. Its says 'Unable to downloaded at this time' error message. How do i fix it? Thank you.
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Access app data of a 3rd party iOS app

I want to access data stored in a 3rd party iOS app called FriendLoan. This app crashes every time I try to open it. Also, it's not available on the App Store. I just need to recover the data somehow. ...
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Hindi not supported? - iTunes Connect (App Store)

Trying to create a new app and while Chinese, Russian, Japanese, Arabic and Korean was created without any issue, Hindi gives an error: App Name must not contain the following characters: जी वं त .....
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I have a paid app on appstore, is it possible to offer the users who bought it a different app, and pull this one from appstore?

The thing is that there are two versions of the same app... a lite and a pro version. The lite version is free but offers an in-app purchase which can unlock all the capabilities of the pro version. ...
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Problem of downloading an app

When i open the app store of my iPhone 4 and then search for an app or game say clash of clans, then the downloading starts in the app store but when i go back to the home screen the game's or the app'...
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Permanently install a non App Store app on an iPad - without expiration

Is it possible to permanently install a non App Store app on an iPad, without worrying about whether provisioning might expire? I'm creating a 1 of a kind art piece with a one-off iOS app that ...
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When trying to update existing free apps or install new ones, I get into a payment “Verification Required” loop

On my iPad (iOS 12.2), I'm trying to update my existing apps. The app store requests that I authenticate with my Apple ID password. It then brings me to my payment information screen, where it asks me ...
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Make sure App Store doesn't update apps over Mobile Data

I know one can turn off Automatic Updates with Mobile Data using Settings. I am wondering if it is possible to ensure that no apps are updated using Mobile Data by accident. For example, I just ...
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Accessing ancient iOS app(s) no longer available on the App Store?

There is an iOS app that got removed from the App Store around 2012. It was a freeware game. I would like to study the game's design. First of all, if I were to find a copy of the game IPA file ...
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What constitutes the “completeness” of an app for eligibility in testflight?

I am trying to get my app into testflight for testing with "external" beta testers. The app is nowhere near complete, it is totally non-functional, and is intended as a starting point for my team to ...
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App Store developer bank account requirements

Does anyone know if I'm signing up for a developer account (connected to company), does the designated bank account for need to be in same country/currency as the company, or can it be in another ...
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How can I get my iOS app approved and avoid the 30% Apple Store Fees?

I have a SaaS system that is a web app. I also have a simplified lightweight version that is a mobile app. Users must have a main account on the web app before they can use the mobile app. That being ...
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Is there such a thing as an indie dev being blacklisted as a developer from the App Store

I'm a 1 person indie app developer who makes cool AR apps. I've actually been doing this since 2010, though many of my older apps have been pruned. It seems that every time I submit an app to the ...
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I have never seen this “Sign in…” message before downloading

I Am wondering why I am getting the message [above] all of the sudden. As far as I know I am already signed in. Why is this message being displayed, rather than the one similar to the one in the 2nd ...
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can i turn off ask to buy for my 13 year old daughter?

Apple tells me it is mandatory for "under 13". Yet I cannot seem to turn it off. Does this mean she is only free from "ask to buy" when she turns 14? To me, "under 13" means 12 or lower.
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Use different Country/Region from Family in App Store

My family is from Brazil and I live in Romania. I use family sharing so I can use Apple Music from my family account without paying for an extra individual subscription. This is the main feature I am ...
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What does Apple's new App Store requirement mean

This message came in my App Store Connect: Upcoming Submission Requirements As a reminder, starting March 27, 2019 all new apps and app updates for iPhone or iPad, including universal apps, ...
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will I have to provide banking information and tax forms upon enabling IAP in addition to signing the Paid Applications agreement?

Here https://help.apple.com/app-store-connect/#/devb6df5ee51 it says To sell your apps for a price or offer in-app purchases, the Account Holder user must sign your Paid Applications agreement. To ...
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Any way to override wifi requirement for downloading apps/app updates larger than 150MB?

Right now (on iOS 12 beta version 1) if you try to download an app or app update larger than 150MB it requires a wifi connection. Problem is, I just moved into a new place with wifi not as speedy as ...
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App not showing up on the home screen

I happened to download an app and it got completely downloaded (yes, its showing “open” next to the app in AppStore) but somehow its not showing up on the Home screen. Points to consider:- I have ...
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Can someone else see my WhatsApp contacts / chats if I downloaded app using his account?

I am a new user of iPhone. I got this phone from a friend of mine. He already had WhatsApp installed. I just logged in using my WhatsApp password. When I was trying to update WhatsApp, I found that ...
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Can I update my review of an app without an iPhone?

Is it possible to edit a review I have left from the web, without using an iPad or iPhone? I left a poorly rated review for an app that had an issue, but the developer has since fixed the issue. ...
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Can I download a list of all apps I've PAID apple for?

I've had an iPhone or iPod touch for years, and have bought tons of little apps, some free, some pay for. I'd like to get a list of all the apps that I've paid for over the years, as there is one I'm ...
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Change Bundle ID when “upgrading” to an organization from individual dev account?

I created an app 2 years ago and have the bundle ID with my name in the ID (com.joshXXXX.YYYYY). I did not have a business at the time and I read it was okay to use my name. Fast forward to today I ...
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Facebook app keep closing on iPhone 7+ iOS 12.1.4

This thing is driving me insane! When ever I start FB on my phone it immediately closes.. But when I check background apps, there it is.. I have deleted it, installed from cloud, deleted it again, ...
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iTunes Store Sign in Failure: “%%appleId%%”

In the past two days I've tried to make an in app purchase in two apps*. I've successfully made purchases in the past, but not with these apps, and both times yesterday and today I've gotten an odd ...
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Can I be signed into iTunes with a different account than iCloud on same iPhone at same time?

Can my iTunes & App Store account be separate from my iCloud, Messages,and FaceTime accounts? Can I be signed into iTunes with separate account from iCloud, iMessage, etc, at the same time on ...
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iTunes connect: I can't add new bank account or changing existing?

Ok I recently closed my bank account and opened a new one that has the same routing number but different account number. Apple tried to make a payment to my account but it was declined because it's ...
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Is it possible to know what type of iPhone installed your apps in App Store Connect?

If it's possible can I search how many iPhones installed my app for each type of iPhone?
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Updates for apps on app store come in slowly

I'm noticing on my phone that updates for apps seem to come in slowly for some reason. Yesterday (March 10), I had updated all my apps so everything was "up to date". Today, I see I have like 13 ...
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In game app updates, bypassing App Store

Some apps, I've noticed that developers are able to update their software without submitting them to the App Store. For example, Game of War will occasionally tell you that an update is available ...
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IOS 12.1.4 - Apps bugged, can't delete or reinstall

I recently changed to a temporary iPhone 6, while my main iPhone is being repaired. Because this phone has a lot less RAM, I deleted some apps (from Settings -> General -> Usage.) Two of these apps ...
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I cannot sign into the App store. Any time I attempt to I get the same error

I have tried literally everything I can think of to include deleting my login information for the app store and and reentering it entirely. Unfortunately I cannot seem to find a solution despite the ...
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App store require Documents for authorized to distribute the content [duplicate]

i publish my application on app store but it's not accepted in several time and the reviewer request for the document for authorized to distribute the content but i don't know how to document ? the ...
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How to report App Store rule violations?

Is there a link or somewhere to report App Store rule violations? Specifically, when an app is using push notifications to send you advertisements/promotions, despite this being explicitly against ...
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third party content app document for app store

i send multi time app for review in app store but not accept and it's need third party Document, but i don't find anything about it. there isn't any sample or example my app work with my site api and ...
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Change App Store currency

I have recently changed the App Store region to South Korea, as I'm currently living here. I'd like to know if there is any way to change the currency of the App store without changing the country of ...
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Develop in-house app for another company signing with own Apple Developer Enterprise account

My company has regular/yearly Apple Developer Program membership. At the moment I'm developing an app for another company, to be used only in-house. They are asking me to give them a signed IPA file. ...
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Does app store show a limited impressions for every account?

Does apple have something like a quota "limited views monthly" for every developer account? Do I need to have another account to get more reach through impressions and installs?? 1- I used to to get ...
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How are the apps published on the App Store licensed to end-users?

What license is used by apps published on the iOS and Mac App Store? I am assuming this information is a part of the Apple Developer Program License Agreement. Does the individual/organization ...
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AppStore API for search and download?

I am looking for an AppStore API, official or 3rd party, that would enable me to both search for (using keywords) and download apps. I'd be downloading free apps, such as: https://itunes.apple.com/...
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Transfer Individual Apple Developer membership to Company on iTunes App Store without repaying

I am currently registered as an individual Apple Developer on the App Store and have a free app which is available under my name. My membership is due for renewal in a few days. However, I have ...
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“Unable to download the app at this time”

My iPhone 4 can't download any apps. There's a warning message that says "couldn't download the app at this time" and "done" and "retry". What can I do?
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“Cannot connect to the Store” and unable to sign out

When I open the App Store on my MAC (macOS High Sierra - version 10.13.6), it says "Cannot Connect to the Store, An internet connection is required". My internet connection is fine, I browse through ...
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Mac App Store Updates are not available

Updates via the App Store are not available - for any App... This is with Mojave 10.14.3 this happened too on 10.14.2 and the update didn’t resolve it iCloud is set to Canada as is the App Store ...
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Remove iOS apps from purchase history [duplicate]

I'm trying to remove apps I'll never use again from my purchase history. Does anyone know how I might be able to do this? I don't want to just hide them, I want them gone. Realize same question was ...