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Fixed in 2017.4.X, 2018.4.X, 2019.2.X, 2019.3.X



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[iOS] Apple throws Deprecated API Usage warning for using UIWebView when submitting Builds to the App Store Connect



After submitting Unity-iOS builds to the App Store Connect Apple is showing Warning for using UIWebView:

Dear Developer,
We identified one or more issues with a recent delivery for your app, "XXXXX". Your delivery was successful, but you may wish to correct the following issues in your next delivery:
ITMS-90809: Deprecated API Usage - Apple will stop accepting submissions of apps that use UIWebView APIs . See for more information.
After you’ve corrected the issues, you can use Xcode or Application Loader to upload a new binary to App Store Connect.

This case doesn't need a reproduction project, the problem is that we're creating an instance of UIWebView at PlatformDependent/iPhonePlayer/ to handle in-game links, but the UIWebView will be no longer supported by Apple and will be a cause for apps rejection in the App Store Connect

Reproduced on Unity 2017.4.32f1, 2018.4.8f1, 2019.2.4f1, 2019.3.0b2 and 2020.1.0a2

  1. Resolution Note (fix version 2020.1):

    Please note that you will get the error if you are using a Unity Ads package older or equal to 3.2. This was fixed with Ads 3.3.0.

Comments (91)

  1. JoshuaBMH

    Dec 17, 2019 16:02

    This issue exist on Unity 5.6.7. Is the fix going to be imported to that version of Unity?

  2. HashbangGames

    Dec 04, 2019 20:07

    2018.4.13f1 LTS - Issue still exists - I you can't get a fix can someone please respond with a work around? our product along with many other product launches are being delayed on iOS.

  3. rmkmartinez

    Dec 04, 2019 19:30

    Still present on Unity 2019.2.14f1

  4. jackatfp

    Dec 03, 2019 12:25

    The issue is still not fixed yet in 2019.2.10 and the later version doesn't mention this fix at all so we haven't tried yet

  5. Chanachon

    Dec 03, 2019 06:00

    Unity 2019.2 also have this issue.

  6. RaadGame

    Nov 27, 2019 15:17

    Same in Unity 2018.3.13f1

  7. alap18

    Nov 18, 2019 13:53

    Sorry, 2019.2.3f1

  8. alap18

    Nov 18, 2019 13:53

    Still seeing it in Unity 2012.2.3f1

  9. WilliamGiacinti

    Nov 16, 2019 16:11

    2019.2.2f1 still exists.
    It is a very serious problem.

  10. dmax9

    Nov 13, 2019 00:53

    Also received it in this warning also exist using Unity 2019.2.4f1

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