Category Archives for Xcode

Xcode: Frameworks

By using frameworks you can share code between multiple projects – a huge productivity boost! In this post you will learn how you can create a framework and how you can use it in your projects. ...

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Using Older Xcode Versions With Newer iOS Versions

Generally speaking, it’s a good idea to use always the newest Xcode version. However, in reality there are situations where you still have to use an older Xcode version. In this situation it’s

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Xcode 8: Mixing Auto Layout and Autoresizing Masks

In Xcode 8 you use both auto layout and autoresizing masks in one layout file, which can make your work much easier.

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Xcode: Treat Warnings As Errors

It’s important to pay attention to compiler warnings. But in reality many developers tend to ignore warnings. In Xcode there is a very helpful build option called “Treat Warnings as Errors”

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How To Clean Up Your Xcode Installation?

If you are working on a lot of projects or you are using a lot of test devices, Xcode uses a lot of your disk space. In this post we will discuss how to clean up your Xcode installation. The Xcode Folder Xcode

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Network Link Conditioner

In this post we will discuss how you can simulate a bad network connection by using the Network Link Conditioner.

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Xcode: Groups And Folder References

In Xcode you can add folders as groups or as folder references. So what are the differences between these two?

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Simulator vs Real Device

At development time you can test your application both on a simulator and a real device. But which is the better one?

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Templates in Xcode 6

Xcode provides you a set of project templates. In this post we will discuss theses templates.

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Xcode: Navigating Through Your Project

If you are an iOS developer, you are navigating through your project the whole day. You can save a lot of time and increase your productivity if you know some tricks that make your life easier.

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Using Custom Fonts

Out of the box iOS provides you a rich set of fonts. But sometimes there is the need to add another font to your project. For example, this could be one of the Google Fonts, which are open source.  In

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The 10 Best Xcode Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts can make your life better – or at least your workflow quicker. Here’s a list of the ten best ones:

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