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iOS Build a Simple iPhone App with Swift Deploying to a Device Running on a Device

Holt Hunter
Holt Hunter
4,629 Points

Do you have to have a developer account to run your app on your own iPhone?

Do you have to have a developer account to run your app on your own iPhone? Shouldn't there be some other way to test your app on you own iPhone then having to pay?

2 Answers

Stone Preston
Stone Preston
42,016 Points

you have to have a developer account to test on an actual device that is not jailbroken. I believe if you jail break your phone there are ways to test on the device without paying the $99 for the developer program membership. But like I said you have to jail break it.

Holt Hunter
Holt Hunter
4,629 Points

Oh well.. Thanks anyway!