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Appendix A. Deploying to iOS

For various political reasons, the iOS platform requires a bit of effort to get our application from a running simulator onto an actual device. It's the sort of busywork that is neither exciting nor valuable, but it can be a major sticking point for a lot of developers.

Note: deploying to a device requires a $99 Developer Certificate from Apple. If you wish to sell any applications, you will need to complete this as well.

Time for action–deploying to a device

  1. First, you'll need to generate a Certificate Signing Request. Open Keychain Access (in your /Applications/Utilities directory) and start the Certificate Request wizard (see the following screenshot). Your developer name will be based on the one you registered your ...

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