App Development

4 Ways to Prevent iOS Provisioning Profile Expiration

4 Ways to Prevent iOS Provisioning Profile Expiration

iOS provisioning profiles for in-house apps are only valid for 12 months. Their respective distribution certificates are valid for 36 months. The clock starts ticking the moment you generate either of them in the Apple Developer Center. Once the expiration date is reached, your app stops working. This is bad, as in-house app use cases are maturing from convenience (remember the Genentech Get-A-Room video?) to business critical.