Instance Method


Returns the URL for the app with the specified identifier.


- (NSURL *)URLForApplicationWithBundleIdentifier:(NSString *)bundleIdentifier;



A bundle identifier specifying an app.

Return Value

The URL of the app, or nil if no app has the bundle identifier.


This uses various (currently unspecified) heuristics in case multiple apps have the same bundle ID.

It is safe to call this method from any thread of your app.

See Also

Manipulating Uniform Type Identifier Information

- typeOfFile:error:

Returns the uniform type identifier of the specified file, if it can be determined..

- localizedDescriptionForType:

Returns the localized description for the specified Uniform Type Identifier

- preferredFilenameExtensionForType:

Returns the preferred filename extension for the specified Uniform Type Identifier.

- filenameExtension:isValidForType:

Returns whether the specified filename extension is appropriate for the Uniform Type Identifier.

- type:conformsToType:

Returns a Boolean indicating that the first Uniform Type Identifier conforms to the second Uniform Type Identifier.