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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To iPad and iPhone App Development by Troy Brant

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Chapter 21
Testing Apps on Your Device
In This Chapter
• iPhone Developer Program
• Provisioning
• Program portal
• Installing provisioning profile in Xcode
So you want to try out these apps you’re building on a real iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. The iPhone Simulator is great, and you can use it to do most of your iPhone development without using a device at all. However, there comes a point where you want to test how your code interacts with the phone’s camera, video, compass, GPS, accelerometer, or iPod APIs. You need to make sure your app performs well on a real device. And, perhaps most importantly, you want to show your friends what you’ve been working tirelessly on these past few weeks.
The process of putting your own applications ...

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