General questions

Answers on Frequently asked questions.

Can I download the .apk or .ipa file to test my app?
It is not possible to download the .apk file of your app for test purposes. You can test your app by downloading the AppMachine Previewer app from the Goo...
Wed, 2 Feb, 2022 at 3:44 PM
Can I copy or duplicate a block and its content?
At the moment, it is not possible copy the blocks within the app. We will be considering this option for future releases of the AppMachine platform.
Wed, 2 Feb, 2022 at 3:44 PM
Is there an AppMachine SDK available?
Yes, we provide the AppMachine JavaScript SDK that enables you to build custom functionality on top of AppMachine.  Learn more about Getting started wit...
Thu, 3 Mar, 2022 at 4:56 PM
What does No-Branding mean?
When you activate your app subscription during the publishing process you can choose the No Branding option.  Choosing this option means the AppMac...
Thu, 3 Mar, 2022 at 4:57 PM
Can I put my app in the stores for a fee (as a paid app)?
If you wish to publish your app to the app stores as a paid app, please send an email to support@appmachine.com with the following subject: "Publishing...
Thu, 3 Mar, 2022 at 4:57 PM
Can I remove the information button ("i") from my home screen?
Unfortunately, it is not possible to remove the information button from the home screen of an AppMachine app. Important support functions have been built in...
Wed, 2 Feb, 2022 at 3:45 PM
Do apps work without a data (internet) connection?
Native apps you make with AppMachine keep functioning without data connection. Without a connection the app will show you all the data that is cached on the...
Wed, 2 Feb, 2022 at 3:45 PM
Is there a way to send push messages from my phone?
Sending push messages from the AppMachine app that you've built and published is possible.  For more information, please read the article Send a Pu...
Thu, 3 Mar, 2022 at 4:58 PM
How to request a SoundCloud API key
Unfortunately SoundCloud discontinued the API that AppMachine apps used to play music hosted on the platform. Prior to this, SoundCloud already stopped givi...
Wed, 6 Jul, 2022 at 2:04 PM
Why is the quality of my PDF file different on Android?
The PDF block allows you to let your app users open PDF files within your app. However, in some cases the PDF block may show your file in pixelated quality ...
Thu, 3 Mar, 2022 at 4:59 PM