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Confused about certs in provisioning profiles - developer or distribution?

ios,app-store,code-signing,testflight
I inherited an old project from long before the days of automatic certs and signing, and I've never figured all of it out. My confusion for today is this: I have two iOS certificates at Apple, iOS Distribution and iOS Development. I have one AppID, which has the complete ID...

iOS Test Flight doesn't work properly? [closed]

ios,itunesconnect,testflight
I just started using test flight and I can't understand what's different between me getting the app in my iOS device through pressing PLAY on Xcode project and getting my app on iOS device through test flight. I'm using test flight now and NOTHING is different. I'm not receiving any...

Difference between internal and external testers in iTunes Testflight beta testing?

ios,itunesconnect,testflight
Can anyone please explain in complete details the difference between internal and external testers in iTunes Connect Testflight beta testing? The difference here is just too brief. Does internal testers need to add UDID's of upto 10 devices? Or did apple completely removed UDID requirement now? Can someone please explain...

Testflight app not updating

xcode,cordova,itunesconnect,testflight
I have this Cordova/Phonegap iOS app which I have submitted to Testflight for beta-testing. However when I have pushed updates, the beta users have not had their apps updated, it's still the same app. Find this really strange since I have verified in Xcode before I submit that it is...

ERROR ITMS-90075: The application-identifier entitlement is missing

plist,itunesconnect,testflight,entitlements
When attempting to submit an app to Apple iTunes Connect TestFlight, I get the following error: ERROR ITMS-90075: "This bundle is invalid. The application-identifier entitlement is missing; it should contain your 10-character Apple Developer ID, followed by a dot, followed by your bundle identifier." How should this be fixed in...

iOS app version and build numbers for iTunesConnect TestFlight

ios,jenkins,itunesconnect,testflight
My question relates to the restrictions in iTunes Connect for Version and Build number. We are only allowed 3 non-negative integers and the Build number has to be incremental. I am setting up a Jenkins job to automatically upload my builds to iTunes Connect so that testers can then download...

Do NSUserDefaults persist when installing a new build through Testflight?

ios,persistence,nsuserdefaults,testflight
User defaults persist between regular updates, but what about between Testflight builds? I'm guessing they do, but it is a test environment after all. Related to this question, but not the same. I would have tested this myself but my phone is being held for ransom at a repair shop,...

Core Data not saving in distribution build

ios,core-data,nsmanagedobjectcontext,testflight
I have a very strange problem where Core Data works fine in development (debug) builds, but in distribution (release) builds distributed over TestFlight, my NSManagedObjectContext objects are not saving correctly. I'm observing two issues: NSManagedObjectContextDidSaveNotification doesn't get sent when a context is saved. Data doesn't persist between launches. What could...

TestFlight unavailable

ios,app-store,testflight
I have uploaded a couple of apps, a couple of times to TestFlight and it has always worked. With this new app I did the same and it appears on tester's device as expected: The problem is when the they try to download it this message appear: And when they...

Device Tocken will Change after install from diawi or TestFlight? So Push notification is not coming

objective-c,xcode,ios8,push-notification,testflight
I'm currently creating an app that needs to receive push notifications from a server. When I got the device token, I send it to my server and save it into DB, My question is: When I tried to normally install application on device from XCode, I got the correct device...

Does Apple's TestFlight application auto update apps that external beta testers have installed?

ios,itunesconnect,testflight,beta
I can see from my iTunes connect control panel how many users are on each version of the app I have in beta. When does TestFlight update those apps? Do they have to open TestFlight and manually choose to update? Does it happen automatically when they launch the app they...

How to automatically download app builds from TestFlight

ios,automation,testflight
I have a bunch of apps uploaded to the Testflight. How to automatically download all the builds to my computer?

Testflight issue: can only install app on devices that were plugged in directly

ios,xcode,testflight
This is a strange issue we're currently having. We uploaded a new version of our application to itunes connect, and we sent it to the internal testers. However, only those where we installed some version of the application directly through XCode at some point are the ones who can install...

Not understand test flight beta testing

ios,iphone,testflight
now i am using test flight for testing my application.Testflight said from next month onwards standard test flight is not available.SO i have some doubt on this please clarify -Standard test flight is available for already existing apps or not?If available can i release new build? -How can i test...

TestFlightapp.com going to shutdown on 2/26/2015 and there will not be any way to share apps without app store?

ios,app-store,testflight
As many of you noticed that TestFlight going to be shutdown. So anymore it will be avaible only on iTunesConnect and as i watched the video testers can use this apps only for 30 days which sent by testFlight on iTunesConnect. It means there wont be any way to share...

Can TestFlight's “What to test” field be edited before the build is submitted?

itunesconnect,testflight
This may be an obvious "No", but here goes... I'm using TestFlight, and I like to add build notes in the "What to test" field on the TestFlight page in iTunes Connect. However, the only way any users will actually see those notes is if you're able to slip them...

TestFlight support for ios7 and older?

ios,testflight
TestFlight is scheduled to shutdown on Feb 26 of this year (2015). They have now set up testflight to work through the developer portal. However it looks like it may only work for iOS8. TestFlight can be used to test iOS apps on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch running iOS...

Can we use enterprise account for apple beta testing we don't have developers account?

ios,iphone,xcode,enterprise,testflight
How can we distribute iOS build using Enterprise Account?

TestFlight: iOs project builds for different environments

ios,iphone,continuous-integration,testflight
How to use TestFlight with iOS project builds for different environments? I can use wildcard Provisioning Profile but can't have different App Id for different environments(my environments using different App ID). Maybe it's OK to use few iTunes Connect apps, one app for one environment?

Testflight beta testing external users needs to install provisioning profile

ios,iphone,ios7,itunesconnect,testflight
I am planning on using TestFlight from next month onwards to beta test my App. Apple allow 25 internal users and 1000 external users. Do all 1000 external users needs to register their device in developers account, do they need to install provisioning profile separately, or do they need to...

Build a completed Cordova app in XCode for deployment to TestFlight

ios,xcode,cordova,testflight
I have built an Cordova app that currently runs on both Android & iOS platforms, I have am trying to use Xcode to setup my app so that I am able to push this onto the TestFlight application for testing on multiple other devices. The Cordova instructions don't really explain...

Is it possible to have both an internal and external build active in TestFlight?

ios,itunesconnect,testflight,beta
Our company is currently running a beta test using TestFlight, and we're looking to push a new build that has several major changes. We'd like to test to make sure nothing's catastrophically wrong with the new build before pushing it, but unfortunately many people here work remotely and we can't...

TestFlight is Currently Unavailable Message

ios,itunesconnect,testflight
I am getting message "TestFlight is Currently is Currently Unavailable. Try again later" when trying to install from TestFlight app. My outside testers get a message "[App Name] beta has expired" when trying to run the app. When trying to renew from TestFlight they get "TestFlight is currently unavailable. Try...

New testflight compatibility with ios 7

ios,itunesconnect,testflight
My team depends on testflightapp.com for ios testing. Now this site will be closed by next month and we should use itunes connect. We had made some research and found that itunes connect will send release details via email. And testers needs testflight app in their device to download our...

iOS Is Testflight Autorenewable Subscription's expirationtime broken?

ios,in-app-purchase,sandbox,testflight
I am expirencing a "bug?" while testing autorenewable subscriptions in iOS 8 with Testflight. Apple said, that a autorenewable subscription for 1 month expires after 5 minutes in sandbox. For me the expiration doesn't happen after 5 min, it will renew for 12 hours. Anyone else did notice something like...

Apple TestFlight: “this version is no longer available for testing”

ios,app-store,apple,testflight,beta-testing
I've been using TestFlight for my internal beta testings, everything was set and it was working for a while. after one of the submitted binaries got rejected from AppStore review, there seems to be a problem. On any new uploaded binaries and turning on the Beta testing switch in iTunes...

Can an app in beta external testing be updated?

ios,apple,testflight
Is it possible to upload a new build to iTunes connect and update an app that is currently being tested by external beta testers without disrupting their testing? I'm worried that updating the app will require me to remove the previous version of the app they have on their device,...

Lua stack on iOS device only has ?, and not class names or line numbers

ios,lua,corona,stack-trace,testflight
I'm debugging an app made in Corona on an iOS device. We've passed our app out for testing via test flight around the office, and given our testers a little xCode tutorial, so they can give us the device log when a bug happens. But now, when they send us...

Is there a way to provide an Android app for testing without giving my client an apk or the code?

android,testflight
I have made an application ordered by a client, and I want to send it for testing. But I don't want to give him the code or the APK. How can provide the app for testing (Uploading online or something), without him receiving the code/apk? Thanks!...

Adding testers using iTunesConnect TestFlight

ios,air,testflight
I have been developing apps for iOS using Adobe Air SDK and have been using testflightapp.com for adding testers. But now that testflightapp.com has been moved, I am having issues adding testers through iTunesConnect test flight. I upload the app to iTunesConnect using Application loader app. But even after uploading...

Test-Flight App beta testing time limitations

ios,iphone,ipad,ios8,testflight
I need to submit my binary files over the air without pushing app to app-store. one solution is using enterprise program, Test-Flight App Beta Testing we can send binary files to external users to limit of 1000. My Questions is : will apple take beta review (following apple guidelines) of...

TestFlight Beta not showing testers

ios,testing,itunesconnect,testflight
Big hand to Apple for screwing TestFlight. I can't seem to get anything to happen past this screen. I've Created external testers Upload a build with ad hoc profile (though application loader) Turned on TestFlight Beta Testing (even tried turning it on and off to get invitation emails to send)...

How to upload IPA file to new testflight?

ios,testflight,ipa
I have my app first version released in app store. Currently I'm working on the second version, earlier i was used Test flight for importing IPA file for testers. But for now They are shutdown and moved into iTunes Store. So my doubts regarding new methods are: How to upload...

Invalid Code Signing Entitlements - 'previous-application-identifiers' ApplicationLoader rejection

ios,itunesconnect,provisioning-profile,testflight,application-loader
Getting an error message when trying to submit to apple either using deliver or application loader. ERROR ITMS-90045: "Invalid Code Signing Entitlements. Your application bundle's signature contains code signing entitlements that are not supported on iOS. Specifically, key 'previous-application-identifiers' in 'Payload/YourApp.app/YourApp' is not supported." Some background: Did an app transfer...

Launching a TestFlight build takes multiple seconds (App Store apps are fine)

ios,iphone,xcode,testflight
NB: This question was originally posted to the Apple Developer Forums (login required). Problem I have an iPhone 6 Plus running iOS 8.1.3 (12B466), for the most part it functions as expected. However any apps I install either via TestFlight or build and run on the device with Xcode all...

Can't open testflight build

ios,testflight
Now when I open testflight link on iPhone I get an error: "The requested app is not available or doesn't exist." Earlier everything was ok. How to resolve this issue? ...

Is it possible to change AppName in iTunesConnect before release (use a dummy name while in testflight phase)

itunesconnect,rename,testflight,bundle-identifier
I know this has been asked before, but testflight has recently been changed and adopted by apple, and now the app is required to be created through iTunesConnect. Now, is it possible to create an app with a dummy name for now, and change it later? An alternative solution could...

Apple TestFlight upload warning ITMS-90191: missing `beta-reports-active` entitlement

xcode,itunesconnect,testflight
When I upload a build to the new Apple owned and iTunes Connect-integrated TestFlight, I see the following log: WARNING ITMS-90191: "Missing beta entitlement. Your app does not include the beta-reports-active entitlement. If you intend to distribute this build via TestFlight for beta testing, please re-build this app with a...

Turn on Testflight beta testing in iTunes Connect stopped working

itunesconnect,testflight
In iTunes Connect there is a button "TestFlight Beta Testing" in order to do just that. I have a binary uploaded and ready. A few users are selected for testing. This time, that button just does nothing. After tapping it, it goes green. But no invitation emails are ever sent...

Invite more external testers to TestFlight build?

ios,testflight
I'm about to invite a bunch of external testers to our pre-release (it's already been approved by Apple). Once I "Send Invites", is it possible to invite more testers to the same build. Or would I have to create another pre-release. I can't find a clear answer in the TestFlight...

CocoaPods: Unable to find a specification for `TestFlightSDK (= 3.0.0)`

cocoapods,testflight
I'm trying to do pod install and I get the following error: [!] Unable to find a specification for TestFlightSDK (= 3.0.0) I tried pod update and I get the same error: [!] Unable to find a specification for TestFlightSDK (= 3.0.0) Why is this occurring? I tried the following...

With TestFlight being replaced by iTunes Connect, what will happen to enterprise app beta testing?

ios,testflight,beta-testing
I couldn't find anything about enterprise beta testing in the iTunes Connect Developer Guide so I hope this question doesn't seem too out of place here. Also, it says here that even the beta will be subject to a review. We are using private APIs so the app will not...

TestFlight Build Crashes, but Xcode Build Works Fine

ios,xcode,cocoa-touch,xcode6,testflight
I'm using Apple's TestFlight beta testing service to test my apps. I have an Xcode build that works fine on my iPhone 6, and other, older devices as well. When I upload my build to iTunes Connect and turn on beta testing, everything initially works great. Users can launch the...

Do I still need to include testflightlib in my iOS app?

ios,itunesconnect,testflight,crashlytics
Now Apple have moved TestFlight to iTunes Connect do I still need to include testflightlib and call [TestFlight takeOff] on start with my app token? The new instructions don't mention this. Additional question: Should I also keep using Crashlytics or is it redundant now?...