Create iPhone application in Windows OS

Posted on 2010-11-29
Last Modified: 2012-05-10

I've one simple question.
I am thinking of creating an iPhone application but in requirements it seems I need an mac computer.
Is it possible to create/code the application in Windows OS
Language: Objective C

Question by:Kimmyel
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by:Craig Bowman
ID: 34230363
see if any info helps you from this link


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ID: 34230373
If you wish to stay within the terms of the Apple EULA you cannot develop on any system except a Mac. If you Jailbreak your phone you can, but that application would not be distributable. You can find more discussion on this at

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ID: 34230577
So it's not possible to make a virtual session with Mac OS? Such as VMWare
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Interactii earned 250 total points
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It is not a supported configuration, however people have done it. You can see information about doing this at

It is not easy by any means though.

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ID: 34230755
Thanks for your input
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ID: 34231387
I managed to build a virtual machine running OS X in virtualbox on my macintosh - I then boot into windows on the same MacBook and run virtualbox there - the mac virtual machine works there too.

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