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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How to compile Rarcrack for Mac OSX?

I have a rar I desperately need whose password was saved as a file on a site that no longer exists :(. I'm running it on a mac osx 10.5.8 and have never used the terminal before but I figured out ...
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Xcode 7 Simulator - “SpringBoard cannot be opened because of a problm.”

I was successfully using the Xcode Simulator yesterday evening. This morning when I came into work, I didn't change anything, but suddenly, every time I open the Simulator, this error pops up "...
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How can I install USB Prober from the Developer SDK on Mac OS X?

I've tried to do some research to figure this out, and per this Technical Q&A: USB Prober is installed as part of the Developer SDK installation. If the Developer SDK has been installed, then ...
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What is the git command xcode runs when clicking discard all changes?

noob here, I would like to understand what git command xcode actually runs when I click "Discard all changes" from the Source Control dropdown menu. Thank you!
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Expanding to all in Xcode Projects groups

In Windows, when you start explorer, there will be a tree view on left side. After selecting a specific folder / drive when you press *, it will expand all to depth. I want to do the same in Xcode - ...
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XCode 7 autocomplete suggestions don't work properly and are very confusing

I have some static int const variables in a file a.h . I am including them in another file b.h like so: #include "a.h" The a.h looks something like this: static int const PIZZA = 0; static ...
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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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Is there any way to save a search in Xcode or OS X?

I want to improve my workflow by having a saved search that I can either simply open, or would automatically update. For my current particular use (may change in the future), it would search the ...
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Mac OS X Xcode Libraries

Tired of having to change my header and library search paths in every project to be able to link libraries from homebrew in /usr/local/lib and /usr/local/include. Is there a way to make Xcode ...
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Xcode random compile errors Command failed due to signal: Segmentation fault: 11

Recently, my Xcode has been going crazy. I randomly get errors tagged while compiling an iOS app in Swift: "Command failed due to signal: Segmentation fault: 11" Which prevents the build to ...
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How to force case-sensitive auto complete in XCode (7.2)

It looks like there used to be a way to do this: Older Article However, now it appears to be missing from the preference screens. Am I missing it? If not, is there a way to do more advanced ...
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Commit failed (details follow): 'Icon-60' is not under version control (1)

Having trouble committing a project to Subversion from Xcode. Added new app icon. The file is named "Icon-60@2x.png" as suggested by naming convention by Apple. After adding the file I marked it as "...
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Safari in iOS simulator spinning wheel

Since I updated to El Capitan on my Mac Mini i7 16Gb ram, I get a spinning wheel each time I try to test a website in iOS simulator. I scroll down and it seems to happen on website with Javascript and ...
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Upgraded to Mavericks, C compiler cannot create executables

Upgrading to Mavericks, I appear to have broken my Ruby on Rails development environment, which requires ruby 1.9.3 because of various gem dependencies. Within that app directory, I'm trying to ...
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Xcode quiting unexpectedly

I'm getting an error Xcode 6.3.1 quit unexpectedly whenever Xcode is opened. This was working fine till last night. I have tried restart system but didn't worked. Reinstalling won't be feasible ...
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git on command line no longer works on El Capitan

Having just installed OS X 10.11 last night, I was surprised to see that my Bash terminal did the following: $ git xcode-select: note: no developer tools were found at '/Applications/Xcode.app', ...
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XCode: Enter edit mode in numeric up/down box

I am using the attributes inspector in XCode (7.2) to change some values of a SpriteKit element. When I press TAB the numeric up/down box is highlighted (see image below), but when I start typing the ...
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OSX 10.11.1 - KeyChain access does not allow change to access permission

In Keychain Access I would like to add Xcode to my the list of applications allowed to access a password. I opened KeyChain Access on category Passwords, double-clicked the password I want to have ...
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Keyboard shortcut to display error on line in Xcode

When a line of code contains an error, I normally have to click the red circle on the margin to view the details. Is there a keyboard shortcut for this?
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What's the ClrLn command in Xcode?

I somehow ended up with a ClrLn command in my Xcode text key bindings, the Delete command. What is the ClrLn command and how did I get it to appear there? What keystroke combination on the keyboard ...
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Do I need XCode to develop an iOS app?

I've been looking to develop an iOS app and don't have regular access to a Mac, nor can my computer run OSX. A friend of mine told me I'll need to write my program in XCode (which I'm aware I'll ...
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Disable non-breaking space (Option-Space) specifically in Xcode

There's a pretty general solution for disabling the non-breaking space in OS X for some apps: How to disable the Option-Space key combination for non-breaking spaces? Unfortunately, Xcode is not one ...
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Can I change mouse bindings in Xcode?

Xcode, thankfully, lets me change almost all key bindings via its Preferences. However, I want to also unleash the power of my mouse's many buttons. Is there any way to change Xcode's mouse bindings?
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XCode: find all missing project files

is there any way I can create a list of all missing files in an XCode project? I have inherited a project with thousands of files, but quite a few are missing. Building the project only informs me of ...
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Is there a way to run Xcode 6 and 7 side-by-side?

I want to keep Xcode 6 for now, as my apps have been built and tested with that. I also have Xcode 7 Beta 6, and I’d like to upgrade that to the release version of Xcode 7. The App Store just has an ...
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How to remove this optional word from my app?

How to remove this optional word from my app?
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Homebrew doesn't install new apps in El Capitan

just upgraded to beta El Capitan for developers. Deniss-MBP:src me$ brew install hg Warning: You are using OS X 10.11. We do not provide support for this pre-release version. You may encounter build ...
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The item “Xcode” can’t be moved to the Trash because some of its extensions are in use

I'm trying to delete Xcode from my MacBook, so I could download the latest version (updating it in the app store just gives me that spinning circle, which has been going on for three days). However, ...
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Can I upgrade a MacBook 2,1 to OS X 10.8?

I have a MacBook 2,1 mid-2007 model with a 2.16 GHz Intel Core2 Duo processor, 3GB of RAM and 500 GB storage with 300GB still available. I was using this Mac to submit apps to the AppStore but for ...
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How to force a new line at the end of a file in Xcode

According to this site, text files (i.e. source code files) should always end in a new line. But Xcode (as of at least version 7.1) defaults to have no new line at the end of a file unless you ...
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Xcode is running from a volume that does not support ownership. Please move Xcode to one that does

I tried to install XCODE 6.1 using dmg file. But it get following error. how to fix it ? I am using OS X version 10.9.4
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Is there a way to use Xcode for PHP web development?

I have heard you could use Xcode for PHP development with syntax highlighting, syntax check, code completion etc. some time ago, maybe years ago. Is there a way to add PHP support to a current Xcode ...
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PHP documentation plugin for Xcode

Does anyone know if there are any plugins that allow Xcode to use code completion and documentation for PHP? I realise there’s a similar Xcode/PHP question on Super User but that was from five years ...
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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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Video DownloadHelper has now suggested I install Homebrew. Should I?

In short, I don’t have a great I.T. background. I would describe myself as above average, for average day to day tasks. I’m not an administrator at work or anything but I know when I have knocked a ...
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Git related Issue with Terminal commands on my Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)

My question follows a previously answered question in this forum. But I have an even stranger problem. The same screenshot about Git command requiring Xcode installation is appearing on my Mac OS X 10....
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Mac Mavericks, where is my developer folder after installing xcode?

I just installed the latest xcode on my Mac Mavericks. There should be a “Developer” folder created in the root folder. but I cannot find it. I am not sure if I installed it incorrectly or the ...
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How to disable Window ResizeTime in Mac OS 10.10.5?

I want to disable the ResizeTime animation feature in Yosemite 10.10.5. Like this posting, I have tried many solutions. Here is another one I tried. I'd prefer to have this feature turned completely ...
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Disable Mac OS X server's administrator shutdown prompt?

I’ve just installed Mac OS X Server (version: 4.1 (14S1092) on Mac OS X: 10.10.3 (14D136)). Whenever I try to shut it down (as a local interactive user), I keep seeing a prompt that requires me to ...
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Do I really need 4GB of Xcode to run gVim on a Mac OS machine?

I’m using my wife’s MacBook Pro to see if it would be reasonably painless to integrate a MacBook laptop into my Linux workflow. It seems like the main port of gVim to Mac is MacVim which requires ...
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How can I download XCode from my Windows XP PC?

I am at work now and cannot access the internet from my MacBook. I'm trying to download a new installation of XCode from Windows, then transfer it over and install it on my MacBook. When I try to ...
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how to set up Xcode 6 in Yosemite to build mex files for M2015b

I cannot find med-file templates for Xcode 6. Im getting the error "mex.h 'not found" even though I added the directory to the build setting. There two problems amy or not be related. How do set up ...
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All iOS Provisioning Profiles stuck at pending

I'm attempting to create new iOS Provisioning Profiles, but as I create them the Apple website hangs as I submit the 'Name the profile and generate' page. Returning to the list of profiles I can see ...
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Xcode code highlighting keeps crashing

I'm building an iOS app using Swift. And recently, Xcode has been going crazy. My code highlighting keeps turning on and off (from colored variables to white on black ...) See print screens. So in a ...
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Alternatives to Xcode Storyboard XIB NIB interface builder? [closed]

Maybe it is just me because I am a programmer, but I find Xcodes interface builder for creating xib/nib/storyboards to be extremely difficult to use and not intuitive at all. I would much rather play ...
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Xcode quick help not working with Swift

I have Xcode Version 6.4 (6E35b) and I'm trying to use the documentation. When I hold options and click a string class or something...the little help pop-up appears but then when I click "String" ...
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Sent actions Selector not applyable

I'm having some issues using Xcode, I do have my .xib file containing two help buttons. But, I can't or don't know how to apply a selector on those. Here you see the .xib, containing the two help ...
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GCC error could not create c++ files during pyqt4 install in osx lion using xcode 4.5.1

Intel mac osx lion 10.7. Installed xcode 4.5.1 version and also installed command line tools from xcode preferences. Could not install python 3.2.x from its source code since i wanted to create so ...
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Keep the iPhone Simulator in the background while running tests in Xcode?

The iPhone Simulator annoyingly pops up when I run tests in Xcode and interrupts my work flow. This is especially annoying if I'm in fullscreen mode. I want it to open and stay in the background. If ...
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git rebase --interactive throws an error

I'm relatively new to git. Could anyone, please, help running git rebase --interactive properly? It throws an error when I try to execute it. Note: I don't want to uninstall Xcode unless it's ...