Setup Apple Push certificate

This article explains you how to create and upload Apple push certificates. This can be done after your app is published to the apple app store.

Before you can send your first push message, you need to prepare your iOS app:

  • Your app needs to be published successfully to the Apple app store

  • You need to add a Push certificate to your app

There are two ways to find the wizard to create and upload your Apple Push certificate:

  • Push message > New push message > Create new certificate

  • Publish dashboard > Apple App Store tile > View certificate & API keys > Apple push certificates > Add certificate

Create Apple Push certificate

To create a new Apple push certificate you need to take the following steps:

  1. Click the button to Download your Apple push certificate signing request file It's a difficult name, but all you need to know is that it is a file which AppMachine creates for you.

  2. Remember the name of the Bundle Identifier in the grey box on this screen.

  3. Search for the row where the identifier matches the Bundle identifier name shown in the wizard page in AppMachine. Click on that row

  4. Scroll down in the page Edit your app configuration till you see Push notifications and click the Configure button on that row

  5. Click Continue

  6. Activate the tab with AppMachine and click Continue

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