Registered at the
developer.apple.com website, you became a member of the developer club, got access to various opportunities that are necessary develop for Apple platforms. Now it remains to figure it out how to download tools to create cool products. In this article, I’ll show you how to search and download files at the
developer.apple.com website, on the example of the “Command Line Tools for Xcode” DMG file. Let’s begin.
Recently I was needed the “Command Line Tools for Xcode”, more precisely the DMG file with the installer of the “Command Line Tools for Xcode” version 11.3.1. All I need to do to get the needed DMG file is go to the
developer.apple.com website, find the latest version of the file I need and download it to my computer.
If you are not already registered on the
developer.apple.com website, read my article HERE about how to do it. Except the “Command Line Tools for Xcode” you can find a lot of interesting at
developer.apple.com. You can start using the resources of
developer.apple.com for free.
Download from the
developer.apple.com website is a really simple process. For this, we need to follow few simple steps. Now let’s get started :)
Note! In the instruction below, as an example, I will find and download the “Command Line Tools for Xcode” DMG file. Downloading any other files at the
developer.apple.comwebsite is exactly the same.
Follow the link to the developer.apple.com website.
Now, in the top bar menu of the website, find and click on the
Account tab in order to get to your account page.
If, at the moment, you are not logged in to the Apple.com website, then you need to log in by entering your
apple ID. Click on the button
Continue with Password.
Being on your account page, click on the
Downloads item in the left side menu in order to go to the
In order to go to the page of searching and downloading a files, click on the
More inscription, as shown in the screenshot below.
In the search bar on the left-hand side, enter
Command line tools and press the
In the generated list, select the top line, the newest by
Release Date. In my case, the item is called
"Command line tools for Xcode 11.3.1". An area with additional information about this file will expend below.
In the opened area, click on the file in the
dmg format. After clicking, the file will start downloading.
That’s it, you’re done! Now you know how to search and download files from the
developer.apple.com website. So simple isn’t it?
I hope this article helped you to learn how to download files from the
developer.apple.com website. If this article has helped you then please leave a comment
Thanks for reading!
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