How to deploy an iOS application using an ad hoc distribution

  • Go into > Login > iOS dev centre > Provisioning portal
  • In Provision > Distribution generate a new profile using "ad hoc" distribution
  • Download the provisioning profile. Add it to iTunes using drag and drop or File > Add to Library
  • In Xcode create a new archive by right click on the project > Edit scheme > Archive > Ok
  • In the Xcode > Window > Organizer window select the archive and click share
  • To use iTunes to sync the app select iOS App Store Package (.ipa)
  • Find the generated file in Finder and add to iTunes
  • Attach the device to iTunes and perform a sync to add the application


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