Deploying and Distributing Xamarin.Forms Applications

This course will teach you how to get your app out of Visual Studio and in to the hands of your future users.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 28, 2020
Duration
1h 55m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Distributing Applications to Users
Preparing the iOS App for Distribution
Distributing through the Apple App Store
Automating the iOS Deployment with App Center
Preparing the Android App for Distribution
Distributing through the Google Play Store
Automating the Android Deployment with App Center
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 28, 2020
Duration
1h 55m
Description

So you’ve finished developing your amazing Xamarin.Forms app, but how do you go from running it on your own phone to running on thousands - or even millions - of other devices? In this course, Deploying and Distributing Xamarin.Forms Applications, you’ll learn how to get your app out of Visual Studio and in to the hands of your future users. First, you'll discover how to prepare your application for release and how to sign the app on on iOS and Android. Then, you'll learn how to send ad hoc releases straight to tester's devices. Then you'll touch on using Apple's TestFlight and Google Play Tracks. Finally, you'll publish worldwide on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store, while also learning how to use App Center to automatically build and distribute the app. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge needed to release a Xamarin.Forms app to users on iOS and Android.

About the author
About the author

David has spent the last 12 years working with a range of technologies, such as NServiceBus, .NET Core, Xamarin and AWS to build full stack distributed applications from Sydney, Australia

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone. My name is David Broadfoot, and welcome to my course, Deploying and Distributing Xamarin.Forms Applications. I'm a software architect and mobile developer from Sydney, Australia. So you finished developing your amazing Xamarin.Forms app, but how do you go from running it on your own phone to running on thousands, or even millions, of other devices? In this course, you'll learn how to get your app out of Visual Studio and into the hands of your future users. Some of the major topics that we'll cover include preparing your application for release, signing the app on iOS and Android, sending ad hoc releases straight to tested devices, using Apple TestFlight and Google Play Tracks, publishing worldwide on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store, and finally, using App Center to automatically build and distribute the app. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge needed to release a Xamarin.Forms app to users on iOS and Android. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with the basics of Xamarin.Forms development. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn how to publish your mobile app with the Deploying and Distributing Xamarin.Forms Applications course, at Pluralsight.