This project is a fastlane plugin. To get started with
fastlane-plugin-appcenter, add it to your project by running:
fastlane add_plugin appcenter
About App Center
With App Center you can continuously build, test, release, and monitor your apps. This plugin provides an
appcenter_upload action which allows you to upload and release distribute apps to your testers on App Center as well as to upload .dSYM files to collect detailed crash reports in App Center.
To get started, first, obtain an API token in App Center. The API Token is used to authenticate with the App Center API in each call.
appcenter_upload( api_token: "<appcenter token>", owner_name: "<your appcenter account name>", app_name: "<your app name>", apk: "<path to android build binary>" )
The action parameters
owner_name can also be omitted when their values are set as environment variables. Below a list of all available environment variables:
APPCENTER_API_TOKEN- API Token for App Center
APPCENTER_OWNER_NAME- Owner name
APPCENTER_APP_NAME- App name. If there is no app with such name, you will be prompted to create one
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_APK- Build release path for android build
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_IPA- Build release path for ios build
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_DSYM- Path to your symbols file. For iOS provide path to app.dSYM.zip
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_UPLOAD_DSYM_ONLY- Flag to upload only the dSYM file to App Center
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_GROUP- Comma separated list of Distribution Group names
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_MANDATORY_UPDATE- Require users to update to this release
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_NOTIFY_TESTERS- Send email notification about release
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_RELEASE_NOTES- Release notes
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_RELEASE_NOTES_CLIPPING- Clip release notes if its length is more then 5000,
APPCENTER_DISTRIBUTE_RELEASE_NOTES_LINK- Additional release notes link
Check out the example
Fastfile to see how to use this plugin. Try it by cloning the repo, running
fastlane install_plugins and
bundle exec fastlane test.
.env for setting private variables like API token, owner name, .etc. You need to replace it in
Fastfile by your own values.
There are three examples in
- upload release for android with minimum required parameters
- upload release for ios with all set parameters
- upload only dSYM file for ios
Run tests for this plugin
To run both the tests, and code style validation, run
To automatically fix many of the styling issues, use
Issues and Feedback
For any other issues and feedback about this plugin, please open a GitHub issue.
If you have trouble using plugins, check out the Plugins Troubleshooting guide.
Using fastlane Plugins
For more information about how the
fastlane plugin system works, check out the Plugins documentation.
fastlane is the easiest way to automate beta deployments and releases for your iOS and Android apps. To learn more, check out fastlane.tools.