2.11 How to enable and use resource synchronization?. Easy update Apps

In this Video Tutorial you will learn how to Enable or Disable Resource Synchronization for your mobile apps

  1. Resource synchronization or SYNC is a an option that allows you instantly update live applications without uploading a new binary on the Store. This is convenient if you have lots of files to update and you do not have time to wait for a new binary approval.
  2. It is also a very good option if you want to update news or blog sections in your application. On the other hand, we know that many updates can be annoying for users of your application, with this feature will not need to constantly refresh.
  3. To benefit from this option you need to enable SYNC before you request the binary to upload on the Store. On the last step of submission process enable (if not) SYNC to use this option within the application.

Note: SYNC option is enabled by default for app.xml file.


Enable Sync

Enable Resource Synchronization

Publish the application on iTunes Connect, Google Play Store, Amazon Store and other app stores.

Once the application is approved you can use Resource Synchronization to update the existing files (images, sounds, HTML files, PDF Files, etc.).

You can show or hidden SYNC option from App Settings -> In-App Settings option.

In-App Settings option

In-App Settings option

To choose what files do you want to sync, go to app's Dashboard -> Edit Pages -> Resource Manager.

The check-box on the far right of the appeared table represents the sync feature state of the file (page).

Resources Section

Enable Sync

Note: Just files set as SYNC in Resource Manager will be updated.

When user taps on Setting button -> SYNC, selected files will update from the server. Also, each time the user opens the app the files will update automatically.

Resources Mobile App Settings  Force sync on Android app

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This is it, as always, remember that our team is happy to support you during the construction of your application. Use the WhatsApp support to expedite the query.


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