Create an iPA using shell Script from XCode Archive

Creating shortcuts to iOS Simulators with XCode 6 onwards 3

Once you’ve generated XCode archive (make sure you are using valid provisioning profile and code signing identities), you can use following command to generate iPA file. xcodebuild -exportArchive -archivePath $projectname.xcarchive -exportPath $projectname -exportFormat ipa -exportProvisioningProfile “Provisioning Profile Name” xcodebuild – … Continue reading

XCode, Assets & Simulators – analysis with display & assets

Assets analysis - Article Thumb

Lets create 3 images named as follows. my_image.png my_image@2x.png my_image@3x.png Dimension of above mentioned images are as follows. my_image.png = 100 pixels width x 100 pixels height my_image@2x.png = 200 pixels width x 200 pixels height my_image@3x.png = 300 pixels … Continue reading

Proper understanding of 1x, 2x, 3x for iDevices

1x 2x 3x iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch display sizes

Device Type iPhone / iPod Touch iPad Scale 1x 2x 3x 1x 2x Size by Points 320 x 480 320 x 480 320 x 568 375 x 667 414 x 736 768 x 1024 768 x 1024 Size by Pixels … Continue reading

Locations for Simulators, Provisioning profiles, Snap-shots, Build, Documentation, Project Archives

XCode Documentation Location

Simulators location cd ~/Library/Developer/CoreSimulator/Devices/ Provisioning profile location ~/Library/MobileDevice/Provisioning Profiles/ Build location ~/Library/Developer/Xcode/DerivedData/your-project-name-xyz/ Snapshot location ~/Library/Developer/Xcode/Snapshots/your-project-name-xyz/ Archives location ~/Library/Developer/Xcode/Archives/ Documentation location ~/Library/Developer/Shared/Documentation/DocSets/

Asset Catalogs : Using Sliced images in XCode – iOS Development

Asset Catalogs - Using Sliced images in XCode - iOS Development

Asset Catalogs Use asset catalogs to simplify management of images that are used by your app as part of its user interface. An asset catalog can include: Image sets: Used for most types of images, an image set contains all … Continue reading

iOS7 OTA Distrubution over HTTPS

Step 1. Archive your project (Make sure you’ve archived project with distribution certificates & provisioning profiles) Step 2. Click on ‘Distribute’ button. Step 3. Choose ‘Save for Ad-hoc Distribution’. Step 4. Choose appropriate provisioning profile for distribution. Step 5. Make … Continue reading

Shell script for genrating XCAssets for Projects

Shell script for genrating XCAssets for Projects

Hi All ! In this post, you’ll find a script. This shell script is going to help you to generate XCAssets. Why do we need XCAssets? In earlier XCode5, we’re forced to (or it is more preferable to) manage assets/images … Continue reading

iOS 7 – Status bar Issue – Fixed in my style

Hi All ! I know every-one is struggling with new iOS7. One of the major issue for making app-user-interfaces compatible to iOS7 for apps which uses custom-layouts, I’ve found a quick solutions & I hope you are going to like … Continue reading