XCode is a suite of development tools (including an IDE of the same name) from Apple primarily for developing for its Cocoa environment. Questions about XCode should be limited to installation, basic usage/configuration, and troubleshooting.

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Automatically enable Xcode “Developer Mode” on computer lab workstations

After reimaging a computer lab workstation, the first time a user tries to build and run an Xcode 4 application, Xcode pops up the "Enable 'Developer Mode' on this Mac?" prompt, requesting an ...
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Install XCode 4.5 beta along XCode 4.3 to keep App Store publishing option

What is the correct way to install Xcode 4.5 beta along existing Xcode 4.3 stable? I want to keep App Store publishing option. Last time i did install an Xcode beta, it wiped out my existing install ...
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How do I update my version of xcode?

I have xcode 4.1, and I need to update it to 4.3, how can I do this?
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Xcode is not opening

I'm pretty newbie on Mac. I wanna open Xcode, when I clink on the icon, nothing happens, not a warning or error, the icon jumps a little bit then stops and thats it, no Xcode or loading screen etc. I ...
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can't download xcode from appstore?

I have Mac lion and I have Xcode 4.2 installed (downloaded from appstore for free). Today I wanted to upgrade to 4.3.2. Then I searched Xcode from appstore, on the Xcode page, it says "Free", then I ...
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Get links to streaming video from an iOS app

There is this free app called GLWiz in the App Store, which basically allows you to watch satellite channels on your iPod. The good thing about this app is that you can have access to the HD links/...
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How do I install Xcode from a dmg file?

I just downloaded Xcode from Apple's website. I got the dmg file named xcode_432_lion.dmg. After mounting xcode_432_lion.dmg, when I open that disk, it's just showing me a file named Xcode. When I ...
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Unable to install Xcode 4.3.2 on Mac OS x Lion 10.7.4

I tried to install Xcode 4.3.2 from application store, after clicking the Install button, a message displayed as "Installing". (but no progress bar appeared) After about 30 minutes, (while ...
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Can't find AU Lab on Mac

Can't find AU Lab on my Mac mini. I have Xcode installed. Where can I find the program?
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Truble with subversion. Can't cleanup “Log command is mislocated”

I am working with Xcode and subversion on the Mac, but my files have become messy and Xcode and subversion are complaining. When I run svn commit or update I get the message svn: Working copy '.' ...
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Make and Xcode for OS X Snow Leopard

I have OS X Snow Leopard and I need install make (this exists in Xcode). I don't have the DVD to install though. On the Xcode page I don't find an old version of Xcode. How I can get an old ...
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XCode 4.3.1 Installation

I've recently installed XCode 4.3.1 which I downloaded from developer.apple.com site. Previously, I uninstalled an older version (XCode 4.1) by command line from /Developer/Applications... directory. ...
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Can't Install Xcode on OS X Snow Leopard

I have tried 3.2.5, 3.2.6, 4.0.2, 4.2 etc and I get an install error immediately after providing credentials. I provide username, password. I am admin. Then I get The "Installation Failed" error: ...
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Xcode immediate autocompletion (not only to the next CamelCase)

How to make the autocompletion feature return the current suggestion (from "completion list") in full? That is, how not to jump only to the next CamelCase with TAB ... but instead have, say, CTRL + ...
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Version Control for Eclipse that's like Xcode 4's version control?

I really enjoy Xcode 4's version control with git. It's all very simple and intuitive and enables me to be extremely productive. If I modify a file, a little 'M' pops up next to the file and all I ...
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Cannot find log navigator buttons in Xcode version 3.2.6

I'm completely new to the world of Xcode. Since my MacBook is too old for installing the newest Xcode version, I'm trying to learn with Xcode 3.2.6. Now I go through a book for learning Objective C ...
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Permission denied issue in cocos2d update

I have been trying to update to Cocos2D version 2, but I always get the following lines of code in the terminal. Installing Xcode 4 Box2d iOS template -------------------------------------------------...
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Why is it that XCode cannot push my changes?

I am writing an iOS application in XCode. I associated a remote repository to it. I finished writing a View Controller file and then went to File -> Source Control -> Commit. I wrote a commit ...
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How come I cannot create a new nib file in XCode?

I am trying to create a new nib file in my empty iPhone application project in XCode. I go to File -> New, after which XCode presents me with these options. I tried selecting "Objective-C category"...
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How do I make XCode open files to the right?

When I double click on files in my left file panel in XCode while developing my iPhone application, they open in new windows. I want them to open in the right main area. How do I set that feature?
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How do I get rid of this odd dual view in XCode?

There was a run time exception in my iPhone application in Xcode, and this panel appeared that was divided in two. The left side seems to be my code, while the right side is marking where code is ...
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Transferring iOS/Mac App Store Developer Credentials

I'm a Mac/iOS developer, and currently have all my code and certificates/profiles on a single machine. I'm currently using a 500GB platter drive, but will be moving soon to a 256GB SSD. My drive is ...
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GCC on OS X Lion with Xcode 4.3.1

After installing Xcode 4.3.1 on OS X Lion, I have lost my GCC compiler. I need this for my study. Does anyone know how I will install this? All I have been able to find was people suggesting to ...
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Xcode: multiple key bindings per function

In Xcode I'd like the ability to set up several key bindings for the same function. For example, I'd like the step over function to be mapped to both F6 and F16. I don't see a way to do this from ...
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MonoMac project fails, ibtool returned error code 1, No Xcode folder is set

I have a new MacBook and have installed Xcode 4.3 with the command line tools. Homebrew is working so everything seems ok so far. I then installed MonoDevelop 2.8.6.5. If I create a new MonoMac ...
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Run apps from xcode to a device wireless?

Is there a way to run apps over air from xcode?
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Homebrew doesn't find XCode 4.3

When I try to install something with homebrew I get an error message that it does not find XCode. But I just installed XCode 4.3 and also did a reboot. admins-MacBook-Pro-2:~ ernst$ brew install ...
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Moved to a new Mac and now GCC is missing, what to do?

I have a new Macbook. I bought it, use time machine to move to it, and it copied everything and xCode runs fine, but when I go to the terminal and type gcc it says command not found. How do I get ...
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How do I wipe all preferences and settings for a Mac app that's under development?

On iOS, if you want to remove all settings and documents for an application during development and start from a clean install, you just need to delete it. However, on the Mac, removing the application ...
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How to view file's path in XCode?

I am trying to debug another developer's iPhone project. I am using XCode 4.2 on Mac OS X Lion. Now, when I try to compile the project, I get an error saying that some files are missing. These files ...
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Command /usr/sbin/chown failed with exit code 1 Error when archiving

I'm trying to archive a project to submit it to the iOS App Store, but keep getting this problem. I have already set yes to the skip install option, re-installed Xcode, rebooted and re-copied my ...
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Mac crashing with black screen on XCode install + random other times

I have a Macbook Pro bought over a year ago without extended warranty. Lately it has started crashing as follows - the screen goes black. The last note of the music (if playing, radio or iTunes) ...
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How did XCode/OSX do that? Moved an XCode project to another location. XCode automatically knew where it was located

Just a quick bit of background. I am a long time Windows, C# developer and for a new project for my employer, I've had to transition to OSX and begin learning iOS development. In other words, I'm ...
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XCode to debug gdb-debuggable executable

I have compiled a cmake-based executable that is (miraculously) debuggable in gdb. So examining hundreds of variables with the terminal becomes a little bit slow for very large projects and I would ...
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Do I need to buy a new Mac to develop iOS 5 apps?

I have a Mac mini I picked up a few months ago to learn about developing iPhone/iPad apps; it's an Intel Core Duo running OSX 10.6. I'm running Xcode 3.2.6. Can I not use this to test apps for ...
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How do you define a new language specification for color syntax highlighting in Xcode 4?

For Xcode 3 there is plenty of information available about how to define a syntax highlighting specification for a language not already supported in Xcode. But there doesn't seem to be any ...
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“internal logic error” after upgrading from Xcode 3 to Xcode 4.2

I've just upgraded to Xcode 4.2 a few days ago from Xcode 3. The project I have been working on seemed to get on well to 4.2 with no problem at all for the first few days. But then after I moved a ...
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Homebrew keeps saying XCode is not installed

I'm trying to installed Ruby using Homebrew, the OSX package manager. When I run 'brew install ruby' I keep getting the message 'Warning: XCode is not installed!'. XCode is installed, it's lying. ...
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Unable to view Xcode 4.2 help “index.html” is locked for editing

When viewing help documentation in Xcode 4.2 (iOS SDK 5) we get these error messages: "index.html" is locked for editing and you may not be able to save your changes. Do you want to unlock it? The ...
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Is there an Xcode 4.2 for Snow Leopard?

I was looking for Xcode 4.2 for Snow Leopard. I had heard that the official release for iOS 5 was also going to be Snow Leopard enabled. I could not find Xcode 4.2 + iOS5 for Snow Leopard on Apple's ...
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Where is the Xcode dmg file downloaded to?

I'm downloading XCode 4 onto my new Mac (10.7 Lion, so no DVD) from the App Store. It's taking several hours so I'd like to save the .dmg onto my laptop, so I can install it again without going ...
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Upgrade to OS X 10.7 Lion and Xcode 4 with low disk space

I want to upgrade to OS X Lion (from 10.6.8) but only have 2.5 GB free on my system disk. I also want to upgrade to XCode 4, so I have 10 GB in /Developer that I might be able to trash (though I'm a ...
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Save As… on Mac always saves in “Library/Autosave Information”

I'm incredibly frustrated with my Mac right now. Every time I try to re-save any file that I recently opened, it doesn't overwrite the file I opened, it instead saves to a duplicate copy that is ...
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Having Tabs in Xcode?

Can someone tell me how to make sure that when I open multiple files (i.e., xed blah1.c, xed blah2.c, and so on) from the Terminal that they open as different tabs and not as different windows? I am ...
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XCode 4 on snow leopard?

Is it still possible to get XCode 4 on snow leopard? I downgraded earlier today from lion, and need it.
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iOS Remote Development

Can an OS X Lion Server be used to develop remotely? If yes, could more than one person be on it at a time? Thoughts? I'm trying to find a way for users without Macs to remote in and learn how to do ...
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Is it OK to install Xcode on a removable drive?

I have a MBP running 10.6.8 with a 120 SSD hard drive. I would like to use XCode on the machine, but that requires a decent amount of space so I was thinking about an external drive. How closely is ...
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How to setup Xcode's SCM for static and dynamic site content?

I want to use Xcode 4's SCM (GIT) to manage your static and dynamic site content, which I edit and maintain with a variety of tools (CSSEdit, Dreamweaver and Espresso). I have tried creating ...
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Make on Mac OSX Lion [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Snow Leopard: make command not found, even though XCode is installed? How do I install GNU make on my Mac? I tried installing it from MacPorts, but that didn't work. I have ...
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xcode 4 split view randomly stops syncing header and implementation

I'm relatively new to iOS development with Xcode4, but when I started using it it seemed like the default setting for the split view was to display the file you were editing in the left pane, and then ...