This tutorial will give you an overview of the global process to set in-app purchases for an iOS app that will be published in App Store Connect for the first time. 


Activate the in-app purchase add-on

To offer subscriptions to your users and create a new monetization source for your app, activate the in-app purchase add-on and follow the Settings Guide  to configure in-app purchase in the back office. 

Once this is done, you can publish your in-app purchases in App Store Connect .


Submit your iOS app to GoodBarber's review

1. Go to Publish > iOS App > Publish .
2. Select the option to publish a new app in App Store Connect.
3. Fill the form carefully and validate it.  

This will automatically create a support ticket to request the review of your iOS app.
Make sure to keep an eye on this ticket: the team will use it in case they need to contact you.

4. On iOS App > Publish , follow the rest of the review process until you get to a new form containing information that will be used for the publication of your iOS app by our team. 
5. If necessary, create your Apple Developer account . You will need it to continue.
6. When the Apple Developer account is active, set your Agreement, Tax and Banking information on App Store Connect
7. In iOS App > Publish , verify the content of the form, fill the missing information and validate it. The next screen informs you that: "The GoodBarber team is creating the certificates requested by Apple for your application."


Compilation of the iOS app

Along with the new screen, a new support ticket  will also be created to inform you that the compilation of your iOS app is in progress.
The team may use this ticket to contact you as well, so keep an eye on it too.

From this moment on and until the team is done setting your in-app subscriptions in the store, the back office will indicate that the compilation of the iOS app is in progress.
You also won't have access to the Update menus until the process is complete. 

When the app is ready for its test, the team will inform you in the support ticket, and you will also receive an email with instructions on how to test your app. 


Publish your app in the App Store

If you are happy with your app, go to iOS App > Publish  and validate the submission. 
You will receive another support ticket informing you the team will soon take care of it. Keep an eye on the ticket, as the team may use it to contact you while they're in the process of submitting your app to the store.

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