Xcode Bug Creating Bitbucket Repositories

March 10th, 2019

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Xcode 10 has bug/limitation in creating Bitbucket repositories for your projects. If the name of the repository has uppercase letters, such as MyProject, an alert pops up when you create the repository with the helpful message An unknown error occurred. The workaround is to use all lowercase letters in the repository name, such as myproject.


Xcode Bug Creating Bitbucket Repositories

March 10th, 2019

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Xcode 10 has bug/limitation in creating Bitbucket repositories for your projects. If the name of the repository has uppercase letters, such as MyProject, an alert pops up when you create the repository with the helpful message An unknown error occurred. The workaround is to use all lowercase letters in the repository name, such as myproject.


Xcode 10: Create Global Git Ignore File

January 7th, 2019

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Xcode 10 lets you create a global .gitignore file so you don’t have to create a .gitignore file for each project you create. Go to Xcode’s Source Control Preferences and click the Git button in the preferences window. You most likely have an empty list of ignored files. Click the Add button to add files […]


Xcode 10: Subversion Support Removed

December 9th, 2018

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Xcode 10 removes support for Subversion. If you want to continue to use Subversion with Xcode, stick with Xcode 9. Alternatively, you can switch to git or use another tool for Subversion.


Xcode 10: Running Tests in Random Order

November 6th, 2018

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In Xcode 10 you can tell Xcode to run your tests in random order. Open the scheme editor for your project and select the Test step. Click the Options button next to the test target to open a popover. Select the Randomize execution order checkbox to run your tests in random order.


Xcode 10: Clean Build Folder

October 29th, 2018

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In Xcode 10 you no longer need to hold down the Option key to clean the build folder. You can just choose Product > Clean Build Folder.


Xcode 10: Clean Build Folder

October 29th, 2018

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In Xcode 10 you no longer need to hold down the Option key to clean the build folder. You can just choose Product > Clean Build Folder.


Imported and Exported UTIs

October 24th, 2018

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If you create a document-based app project in Xcode, select the app target in the project editor, and click the Info button, you will see sections for imported and exported UTIs. If you have any of the following questions: What is a UTI? When would I use an imported UTI? When would I use an […]


Imported and Exported UTIs

October 24th, 2018

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If you create a document-based app project in Xcode, select the app target in the project editor, and click the Info button, you will see sections for imported and exported UTIs. If you have any of the following questions: What is a UTI? When would I use an imported UTI? When would I use an […]


Xcode 10: Projects Use New Build System

October 1st, 2018

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In Xcode 10 projects use the new build system by default. If you want to use the legacy build system in a project, choose File > Project Settings. Choose Legacy Build System from the Build System menu.