How to install Xcode, Command line Tools and iOS Simulators on mac

In this blog, we will understand how to install Softwares necessary for Appium and iOS Automation.I was trying to write the instructions but then I came across these well explained blogs on the same subjects. So I thought its better to link these blogs here and not rewrite the whole thing again.

Please follow the instructions mentioned in these blogs:

Xcode and Command line Tools: 

https://www.moncefbelyamani.com/how-to-install-xcode-homebrew-git-rvm-ruby-on-mac/

iOS Simulators on mac:

http://www.macinstruct.com/node/494

PS: Once you have installed xcode properly, you can type ‘Simulator’ in Spotlight search also to start iOS Simulators.

Install app on iOS Simulator:

Open terminal and tyoe following commands:
1) cd till the directory of .app or .ipa file
2) xcrun simctl install booted <<name of .app/.ipa file>>

 

 

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