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Does every device need to be registered?

If you look at my accepted solution, the answer is ;

>>You need a different Provisioning Profile for each application, not each device.  Simply register your devices on iTunes Connect in the Provisioning Portal > Devices category,

I understand needing a Profile for each app, but i still dont get registering the devices. Example:
I'm developing an iPad app. I get a Profile for that app. I register *MY* iPad and test it on the iPad. Now, I'm done with developing and someone else...10 coworkers want to use this app. They have to register their iPads to be able to use my app??
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Yes.  They will have to register their devices and you will have to build for those devices individually.  However, you can get an AdHoc developer account and be able to send the app to multiple iPads and devices.  However,  this dev account is $299 rather than $99.
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Thanks again for your answer. Now, suppose it's not a coworker...it's someone..maybe you...or someone in North Pole and they want to use my app. They have to register *their own* iPads?

So, anyone who has an iPad and wants to use an app..has their iPad registered..regardless of the app they're going to use?
Well, in this case, you would need an AdHoc Account to send the application (assuming you cannot have access to their iPad).  Just to clarify, you do not want this application on the App Store, correct?

The way an AdHoc account works is you would get their device UDID, register their iPad/device, and then build the application for them and send it to them.  They would then drag the App into iTunes and Sync it. However, as previously stated, this account would cost $299.

What is the objective of your application?

At this point, you have a few options:

1) Just build the app for your immediate coworkers and do not provide support for someone elsewhere.
2) Buy an AdHoc development account and pay the extra money.
3) Fake-sign the application with a jailbroken iPhone/iPad using the applications Terminal and LDID, as well as SSH to access it.  

The latter option has become a little out dated... but can still be accomplished.
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ah, i didnt know there's a such thing as as "adhoc" and development for appstore. Makes more sense now. Thanks. Let me read more before i close this question.