Tuesday, August 11, 2020


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App Wrapper 4.3.1 Release now available

5 issues resolved in this release, including a workaround for macOS 11.4 customers. Wednesday, July 21, 2021
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How to purge and re-install code signing identities

Sometimes the nuclear option is the best. Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Sometimes identities get messed up, keys go missing and it seems like a clear-out and start again is the best solution.

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App Wrapper 4.3 Release

Now available for macOS Big Sur with 46 new features, fixes and improvements. Tuesday, July 13, 2021
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Failed retrieving request UUID for upload

How to fix this unhelpful notarization error Monday, May 24, 2021
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Where to place files inside a Mac .app bundle

Placing the wrong files in the wrong location can cause code signing errors Monday, April 19, 2021
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Manually Generate Code Signing Certificates from Apple

There might be a number of reasons as to why you need to manually generate a certificate, this guide should help. Wednesday, March 31, 2021
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Theme Compliant Preferences for Big Sur and below

How to adapt your Preferences Window toolbar so it looks and works like an Apple app on macOS Big Sur and consistent with previous OS Versions. Saturday, March 20, 2021Preferences Dialog in macOS Big Sur

Preferences Dialog in macOS Big Sur

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You don't have permission to open the application or App will damage your computer. You should move it to the Trash.

Trying to open an application fails with "don't have permissions". Monday, February 1, 2021
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App Wrapper 4.1 Release

Version 4.1 is Released with 40 new features, fixes and improvements. Monday, February 1, 2021
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App Rejected for Revoked Certificate

Submitting to the Apple App Store failed, revoked installer certificate. Monday, February 1, 2021
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App Wrapper 4.0.1 and Xojo 2020r2.1

Scripting App Wrapper from Xojo 2020r2.1 Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Xojo 2020r2.1 includes functionality that allows build scripts to fire after the entire app is built, rather than each architecture.

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Using AppleScript in your apps with App Wrapper 4

To run AppleScript from a macOS requires certain App Wrapper settings in Big Sur and Catalina Monday, December 21, 2020
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Xojo 2020r2

Scripting App Wrapper from Xojo 2020r2 Friday, December 11, 2020

Xojo 2020r2 add the ability to build "Apple Silicon" but also has a problem with build scripts. Read on to find out how to work around them.

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Preparing your Xojo made Mac App for macOS Big Sur

Part 5 - Big Sur's Big Toolbar Styles Friday, December 11, 2020

For this quick one, I'm going to show you the various toolbar styles that are now available in macOS 11 Big Sur

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Getting started with scripting App Wrapper from Xojo

Auto wrap your apps when debugging or building. Friday, December 11, 2020

Take advantage of Xojo's powerful IDE scripting to automatically add App Wrapper 4 into your app development workflow.

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macOS 11.0 or 10.16 - Spot the difference

Are they not both one and the same? Friday, November 27, 2020

There are differences between macOS 10.16 and macOS 11.0, both called Big Sur, what are they and what can I do about them?

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Xojo 2020r2 - First Impressions

Xojo 2020r2 is here and there's a lot to digest. Wednesday, November 25, 2020
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Preparing your Xojo made Mac App for macOS Big Sur

Part 4 - OAK & App Wrapper combined Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Using the Ohanaware App Kit and App Wrapper 4 to make your Xojo made Mac Apps feel great in the new UI.

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Iconographer Mini

Quickly Create Icons for your Mac Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Iconographer Mini is a quick and easy way to take a logo and create either a Mac Iconset (for use with Xcode) or a compressed ICNS file for use with other Mac development tools (like Xojo).

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AppleScript, Catalina & Xojo made Mac Apps

Every once in a while I see someone posting about troubles with Apple Script, so I thought I'd try to help. Friday, October 2, 2020
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Profiling Sandboxed apps with App Wrapper 3

Profiling is a useful tool, but it's a bit frustrating to figure out how to do it when the application is in the App Sandbox. Monday, September 28, 2020
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HDRtist #1 app in App Store search

Our HDRtist is now the first item to show when searching for HDR in the Mac App Store. Monday, September 28, 2020
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Omegabundle Whats to come

If you buy the bundle now, you'll get these when they're ready. Thursday, August 27, 2020
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Getting started with App Wrapper 3

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

A guide to getting started with App Wrapper 3, specifically around Code signing and Notarization. The set-up process for the first Notarization may seem daunting, but I've broken it down into several chunks which should help.