Testflight public beta invite links iOS: Beta testing made simple

Apple launched Testflight public beta invite links as announced in last WWDC.

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Testflight public beta link
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You can invite up to 10,000 testers using just their email address or a public invitation link.

Pros:

Link Validity

How to create a testflight public beta link?

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Create a tester group in testflight section of appstore connect.
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Create new group and save.
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group is created and we need to add build for testing.
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Click on builds section
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Click builds+ button
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Select the appropriate build and click ok.
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Go back to the tester section and click on “Enable public link”
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Public link is generated . You can either copy, disable or set max limit for testers who can install using this link
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And this error will be shown if someone clicks on an expired testflight public beta link.

Note : The new appstore connect rest api allows us to automate tester group creation, assigning builds , making public links, adding and removing testers and updating test info. Watch WWDC video for more details

Thats it. Enjoy..

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