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App Icon in IPhone

By Sachin Bhardwaj on Nov 19, 2012
This article provides a walkthrough of setting an image for an app icon in iPhone.

Introduction

In this article we open an existing project from Xcode and set an icon image on that app. To understand it we use these steps.

Step 1

Open XCode by double-clicking on it.

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Step 2

Open an existing XCode Project via click on it.

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Step 3

Now click on the project's icon.

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Step 4

And Select info.

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Step 5

Now click on the icon file and select the icon files (ios 5) from the drop down menu.

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Step 6

Now click on the icon files (ios 5) arrow and choose item 0.

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Step 7  

Now copy the image you want to set an app icon image for and paste it to the bundle (resource folder).

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Step 8

Now copy the image name and paste it to item 0.

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Step 9

Now Clean our product and run it to show output on the Simulator.

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Step 10

Output 1 in iPhone

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Before setting app icon image.

Output 2 in iPhone

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After set app icon image.

Sachin Bhardwaj

Sachin Bhardwaj is a software developer working with Apple technologies including Xcode, iOS, iPhone, iPad, iPod and Mobile app store. 

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