Published on November 23, 2016 by CodeWithChris

Firebase Tutorial for iOS Apps
Lesson 3: Xcode Project Setup
In this lesson, you’ll create your Xcode project, add the Firebase SDK via Cocoapods and make the connection to your Firebase Database!

Cocoapods installation and setup video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNKVVBN2JN0

This video series uses the latest and greatest from Apple (Xcode 8, Swift 3, iOS 10) and Google (Firebase) to create a messaging app with database features.

This series is intended for intermediate programmers or people who have gone through my Beginner series which can be found here:

How To Make An App (for beginners) – Start Here

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CodeWithChris is dedicated to teaching beginners and non-programmers all about building iOS apps. On the site, you’ll find a ton of free resources and tutorials to aid you on your journey to learn iOS development. Many people have successfully picked up Swift 3, Xcode 8 and app building from my course and materials!

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“Heartbreaker” by Jahzzar (www.betterwithmusic.com/)

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16 Comments on "Firebase Tutorial – Ep 3 – Xcode Project Setup"

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Mo Bro
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Mo Bro
24 days 10 hours ago

Thanks for the nice videos.. Do you have to do these steps, and reinstall the pods with every project?? Thanks.

Mo Bro
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Mo Bro
22 days 2 hours ago

Thanks for the response. I appreciate it

CodeWithChris
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CodeWithChris
23 days 16 hours ago

Hey Mo Bro, yes, for every new project that you're using firebase!

Sameer Raza Khan
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Sameer Raza Khan
1 month 7 days ago

THANK YOU SO MUCH!. I SPENT 6 HOURS TODAY. WAS REALLY NO WHERE BUT WITH THIS AND OTHER VIDEO. I AM SO CLEAR IN MY UNDERSTANDING! GOD BLESS!

CodeWithChris
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CodeWithChris
23 days 14 hours ago

Thanks for watching Sameer!

rgl168
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rgl168
1 month 20 days ago

1:15 so you don't need Core Data with Firebase?

CodeWithChris
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CodeWithChris
1 month 17 days ago

+rgl168 hello! Coredata is local database while firebase has database capabilities for both local and remote. I haven't used coredata much so I can't compare the local firebase capabilities vs coredata 🙁

chang jeffrey
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chang jeffrey
3 months 25 days ago

My Asian brother!!! Lol

Tigran Ambarcumyan
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Tigran Ambarcumyan
4 months 23 days ago

I did the same as on video, however when I run my app, under frameworks folder -> file Pods_messaginapp.framework marketed red and it does not allow me to build app

Welles Lo
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Welles Lo
28 days 16 hours ago

Make sure that you open the ".xcworkspace ", NOT the ".xcodeproj"

HASHITRON
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HASHITRON
3 months 26 days ago

Same with me. Did you find out how to fix it?

Yachao Shang
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Yachao Shang
4 months 27 days ago

it shows the error Unable to find a specification for `FirebaseAnalytics (= 3.6.0)` depended upon by `Firebase/Core`

PSNCopy
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PSNCopy
5 months 1 day ago

thanks for the video

Atal Upadhyay
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Atal Upadhyay
5 months 3 days ago

Awesome…:)

Alwin Jolliffe
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Alwin Jolliffe
5 months 3 days ago

Nice Job Chris. These videos are really helpful.

CodeWithChris
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CodeWithChris
5 months 3 days ago

+Alwin Gin thanks for watching Alwin!

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