Documentation Archive


Xcode Overview

Finding Step-by-Step Instructions

Step-by-step instructions for performing common tasks are available directly in Xcode. Control-click areas of the Xcode user interface to see a short list of the most common operations. Choose Show All Help Topics to see a larger list. Select an operation from the list, and a help article appears in the Xcode documentation viewer window.

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Many articles include links to additional articles describing related tasks. Many articles also include links to lengthier discussions in user guides, which offer additional context and details about performing tasks in Xcode.

The Help Menu

The Help menu also offers quick access to help articles. Type a search term or phrase, and a list of relevant help articles and related documents appears directly in the menu.

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