Xcode is the integrated development environment (IDE) for macOS. With appdoo, you can export your project to Xcode. By doing this, you will be able to run your app on the Apple simulator, and publish your app as well.

Exporting to Xcode

To export your app go to File > Export. A dialogue will open to export your appdoo project. An Xcode project will be created.

Running the simulator

The simulator can be launched through Xcode. Open Xcode, got to File > Open Project. Navigate to the directory where you exported your appdoo project to, and open the .xcodeproj file. This will open your project. To run your project go to Product > Run in the menu


The simulator will open and run your app.


Quick guide to Xcode

Xcode is an integrated development environment (IDE) for macOS containing a suite of software development tools developed by Apple for developing software for macOS, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. Xcode is required to compile and publish your app.

Publishing your app