2018 submit ios app to App Store from windows guidelines
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RE: submit an app to the Apple App Store from Windows
Apply for ios certificate on Windows computer
We apply for ios certificate usually need to use Apple mac computer to apply, our Appuploader software, you can try to apply for ios certificate on Windows computer, convenient for developers
without Mac Mac computer to apply for ios certificate and upload ipa file, because there are a lot of development Tools can be developed directly in Windows ios APP, which is a good auxiliary software.
The following describes the use of Appuploader software to apply for distribution certificate
一、P12 file application
1, open the software, select Certification.
2, click on the +ADD option to issue the certificate options, click +ADD to select the developer certificate options, enter the certificate name, mailbox, certificate password, click OK to create.
3, download and save the certificate file (.P12)
二、Apply for Mobileprovision file
1, select Profiles, click +ADD to select the developer description file options
2, click on the +ADD to select the test description file (AD HOC), select the appid, check the association before the creation of the issue of the certificate, check to be used to test the device, enter the name, click OK to create.
3, Download save (.Mobileprovision) file
Very simple to get two ios certificate files
iOS Certificate Introduction
There are several types of iOS certificates. It is important to understand the role of various iOS certificates in developing iOS apps.
The following describes the role and application method of several common iOS certificates.
1, iOS development certificate
The iOS development certificate is used to test the APP, and is installed in the development process to test the operation of the Apple mobile phone real machine.
2, iOS release certificate
When the app develops and tests well, you need to use iOS to publish the certificate. The ipa packaged with the iOS certificate can be uploaded to the App Store for review.
3, iOS push certificate
The iOS push certificate is used for push notifications. Usually, the messages we see in the system tray of the mobile phone are push notifications. If you want to do this, you need to configure the push certificate.
The above three kinds of iOS certificates are commonly used. When you need any function, you know which type of iOS certificate to use.
The following is a detailed tutorial for the debugging and putting up of the iOS real machine. If you want to debug and put on the APP now, you can refer to it in detail.
Quickly upload ipa files to the iTunes Connect tool
We know that upload ipa need to use the Apple computer, xcdoe or Application Loader, here to introduce a Windows system computer upload ipa tool Appuploader, even if you do not have Apple Computer can also easily upload ipa to iTunes Connect, but also You can create an iOS certificate in Windows Help.
Open Appuploader and log in using the Apple Developer account
2, select Singel IPA, a single IPA file submitted to the App Store, if you need to upload multiple IPA, please select Multiple Ipa.
3, the following tips to upload successfully, and then you can go to itunesconnect submitted to the audit, click on the details of the application information.
No Mac key string Establish ios distribution certificate
We are in the development of iOS applications, use of the certificate, in the developer center to create these certificates more trouble, the gas is the developer center access speed fast and slow, often spend a lot of time in order to create a certificate, the certificate and all kinds of methods to rapidly create iOS description file.
Here a tool Appuploader, can be run in Windows, Linux and Mac system.
Create a publishing certificate
Download installation Appuploader http://www.appuploader.net/appuploader/download.php
1 open the software, use the developer account login
2 select Certificate creation module
3 to create a release certificate, for example, select the third, the other can create a certificate of development, according to the need to choose.
4 enter the name, mailbox, certificate password, click OK to create.
5 create a successful download save p12 file
Two, create a description file
1 create a description file module
2 select the description of the release of the third documents, you can create other description files according to the need to choose
3 select the APP IDs created in the developer center, check the creation of the association before the publication of the certificate, enter the name, click OK to create
4 download the.Mobileprovision description file saved to the computer
The use of this tool to create the process is extremely simple, a few steps to create a complete, and in the development environment, the use of this tool to create the certificate is not limited by the computer, you can use multiple computers.
How to submit your iOS app to App Store in Windows
We know that in the process of Apple applications, the application for the issuance of the certificate need to use the key string, upload IPA need to use Xcode or Application loader submit the build version, which requires Mac apple computer.
Now a lot of partners cross platform development and application, some children do not have an apple machine, do not Mac, Windows is still easy to pack the shelves iOS APP.
Will use a tool Appuploader, you can Windows, Linux and Mac systems to support our apple applications.
The following describes how to apply for a certificate in the Windows environment and upload IPA process.
From the seven steps are described in detail!
1, create a unique identifier App IDs
2, apply for a certificate issued
3, apply for the release of the description file
4, iTunes Connect create App and fill in the information
5, Windows select the certificate compilation and packaging
6, Windows upload IPA to App Store
7, upload good IPA back to iTunes Connect submit audit
Only need to build a developer account, an auxiliary tool Appuploader, a PC computer, where the Mac can not use the computer.
Create unique identifier App IDs
APP IDs in the back of the creation of the release file, create APP to use. First open the developer center https://developer.apple.com/cn/, enter the certificate page.
1.1 click on the certificate, ID and accessories files, enter the settings.
1.2 App IDs – > + Click to create a new App ID
There are two things you need to fill in:
The first item Name, used to describe your App ID, this casual fill, there is no limit, it is best to project name, so easy to identify their own (not allowed in Chinese)
Second Bundle ID (App ID Suffix), which is your App ID suffix, need to carefully fill out. Used to mark our app so that it has a fixed identity that is directly related to your program. Fill in the form of Explicit App ID: com.company.appName, according to the format to write, write a convenient to remember, to use a lot of back.
Third App Services, the default will select the 2 item, can not be modified, the other according to their own needs to choose the service, and then click Continue to confirm that the next step.
Check the ID is not wrong, then click on the Register and then click on the Done to complete the creation of App.
Two, apply for a certificate issued
Here we need to use the Appuploader. does not need to create a certificate in the Windows Download and install http://www.appuploader.net/appuploader/download.php
2.1 open the program, enter the Apple Developer Center account, login.
2.2 select Certification
2.3 click +ADD, here are the development certificate and so on to create options, here to choose the third release certificate.
2.4 input, the name of the certificate (optional) mailbox (any mailbox will do) password (later compiled when used) and then click OK
2.5 at this time to produce a good release certificate, click p12 File, download the certificate file, save to the computer.
This certificate is issued to create a good, very simple.
Three, apply for the release of the document
3.1 back to the software click Profiles
3.2 click +ADD, here are the development of the description file and so on options, select the release of this description file.
3.3 select APP IDs, previously created in the developer center, it will automatically appear.
3.4 check the newly created issued a good correlation, enter name, click OK
3.5 at this time generated a release description file, click Download to download to save the computer
Four. Create App in iTunes Connect and fill in the information
4.1 back to the software, click ItunerConnect, enter iTunes Connect to create APP.
4.2 Click to enter the new APP, enter your application name, language, suit ID, before the developer center to create the corresponding APP IDs, SKU can not write Chinese, click create.
4.3 set up the relevant information, category, price and sales service.
4.4 choose to submit, upload screenshots, fill in APP integrated information, etc…
4.5 tips here to use Xcode6 or Application loader3.0 submitted to the IPA, which requires Mac apple machine, we are here to achieve the submission under the Windows, so the following will use the tool Appuploader upload ipa.
Five, select the compilation of the certificate package, where APPcan platform as an example
5.1, choose the completion of the APP, click application package, select the certificate management, iOS certificate, certificate issued and set the password for upload and release before the application description file, click test, APP IDS will automatically appear, then save.
5.2 select the cloud package, iOS package, there is no push the certificate does not check the support push, select the release of the certificate, disable HTTP request is easy to audit.
5.3 set the version number, select the appcan server, click to generate the installation package.
5.4 after the installation is successful, download to save to the computer, the IPA package can be uploaded to the App Store
Six, Windows environment to upload IPA to App Store
6.1 open the Appuploader program, click Upload.
6.2 select the newly generated IAP package
6.3Appuploader will automatically upload your IPA, upload successfully. Click detail, you can view the APP information.
Seven, upload good IPA back to iTunes Connect submit audit
7.1 upload the IPA, then back to iTunes Connect, fill in the information into the page, there is a build option before the next to no +, but this button will appear next to a plus, upload successful, click + then there will you just upload APP, click finish to.
7.2 set the appropriate APP information, click submit for review.
So far it’s done, patiently waiting for the audit.