Tips & Tricks: How to Fix “ResourceRules.plist: cannot read resources” Error in Xcode 6.1

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Dear Testdroiders,

Few of you might have experienced a failed test execution when trying out iOS UIAutomation testing on our devices at Testdroid Cloud. To avoid this unnecessary errors while using Testdroid Cloud, you need to do some change on your Xcode settings.

Here is the step by step instruction:

Click on your project > Targets > Select your target > Switch to ‘Build Setting’

Build Settings

Find ‘Code Signing Resource Rules Path’ in All tab if it’s not listed in Basic tab

Code Signing

Add: $(SDKROOT)/ResourceRules.plist and press Enter key. And you are good to go.

Add $(SDKROOT)/ResourceRules.plist


Once you are done with the settings change, you just need to rebuild your applications in a similar way as before.

After all of these process, you should now be able to test your iOS apps at

Happy testing!

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