What you need to know
- Apple developers are complaining of a major App Store outage.
- Developers are being met with an 'error analzying app version' message when trying to distribute or validate apps.
- A multitude of developers confirmed the same issue.
A large number of developers are complaining of an ongoing App Store outage that is preventing them from distributing or validating apps on Apple's platform.
A user took to Apple's developer forums earlier today stating:
The error is a message that reads 'error analyzing app version'. The problem seems to be widespread, as the thread has more than 11,000 views and some 11 pages of developers confirming they've been experiencing the same issue.
The responses include multiple posts within the last hour, suggesting an ongoing issue. Apple's System Status page is currently not showing any signs of an outage on the App Store.
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Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.
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