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Fixed in 2020.2.X

Fixed in 2018.4.X, 2019.3.X, 2020.1.X



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[iOS] Application.RequestAdvertisingIdentifierAsync returns empty ID



Reproduction steps:
1. Open user's attached project in ""
2. Build for iOS
3. Application.RequestAdvertisingIdentifierAsync will be executed and result displayed in the Text field
4. Inspect the Text field in Game

Expected result: IDFA is not empty
Actual result: IDFA is empty

Reproducible with: 2018.4.22f1, 2019.3.13f1, 2020.1.0b8, 2020.1.0a1 -> regression, 2020.2.0a12
Not reproducible with 2020.1.0a26
Could not test with 2019.3.14f1 because of errors in Xcode

Devices tested:
Reproducible with:
VLNQA00310 iPad Pro 12.9 (iOS 13.4.1)
Could not test with:
VLNQA00204 iPhone 5C (13.3.3) could not install Application

Note: this issue has been backported to 2018.4, 2019.3, 2020.1 streams

  1. Resolution Note (fix version 2020.2):

    Fixed in 2020.2.0a12

  2. Resolution Note (fix version 2018.4):

    Fixed in: 2018.4.24f1

Comments (3)

  1. mentalup

    Sep 29, 2020 04:02

    Same happens on 2019.4

  2. Novack

    Sep 18, 2020 16:42

    The issue is still present on 2020.1.2f1

    2020.1.0b14 ( from July 2020) changelog reads:
    "Android: Changed: Application.RequestAdvertisingIdentifierAsync does nothing now"

    What does that mean?

  3. Novack

    Sep 18, 2020 16:06

    What version of 2020.1 has this been fixed on? cant find it on any changelog.

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