Property List Key


The release or version number of the bundle.


Bundle versions string, short


This key is a user-visible string for the version of the bundle. The required format is three period-separated integers, such as 10.14.1. The string can only contain numeric characters (0-9) and periods.

Each integer provides information about the release in the format [Major].[Minor].[Patch]:

  • Major: A major revision number.

  • Minor: A minor revision number.

  • Patch: A maintenance release number.

This key is used throughout the system to identify the version of the bundle.

See Also

Bundle Version

property list key CFBundleVersion

The version of the build that identifies an iteration of the bundle.

Name: Bundle version
property list key CFBundleInfoDictionaryVersion

The current version of the Information Property List structure.

Name: InfoDictionary version
property list key NSHumanReadableCopyright

A human-readable copyright notice for the bundle.

Name: Copyright (human-readable)