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

XCode5 Target capabilities Settings under Project Settings

In newer XCode5, you would find a quick short-cut to enable/disable target capabilities like iCloud, Game center, Passbook, Maps, In-App Purchases, key-chain sharing, Inter-app audio, Background modes, Data protection under Project-target settings directly as illustrated in following image.

Application Settings Bundle Part – II


If you haven’t checked my previous post, I would recommend you to read it first. So, just go through following. The user can get to our preferences, but how do we get to them? We’ll take advantage of a class, … Continue reading

Application Settings Bundle Part – I


I am going to illustrate “How to add Settings Bundle for application & we’ll see how to access those settings from within our Application.” The Settings application lets the user enter and change preferences for any application that has a settings … Continue reading

Lock your screen with one click on Mac

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Using this post I am going to illustrate how to lock your screen with very few steps. I will not type to much & will be writing straight to points. So, Here are the steps to achieve Quick Screen Lock. … Continue reading

Enable network sharing on Mac OS X

sugartin wifi share network

Using this post, I am going to illustrate – How to enable network sharing over wifi when using Mac OS X ? 1. Ensure that you are connected to internet. 1.1. Go to System Preferences. 1.2. Click on Network. 1.3. … Continue reading

Custom Range Slider Component to Pick Range


In this tutorial, I will describe the two sliders were used to configure the minimum and maximum parameters of a setting. In most of the cases, Application may need to select data between some values for that extended features use and … Continue reading

Disable auto launch of iTunes / iPhoto / ImageCapture on connecting iDevice to Mac

Most of the times, when I connect my iPhone or iPad or iPod to my Mac, I am facing a problem that iPhoto & iTunes start jumping & hangs my system for few seconds. That really irritates me. Just because, … Continue reading