IOS, Objective-c, Swift, Tips & Tricks

How to disable ARC for a single or multiple files in a project?

Note: if you want to disable ARC for many files, you have to:

click on you project (Top Left of the project)

Select ‘Targets’ from project pan

open “Build phases” -> “Compile sources”

Inside the build phases section select the compile sources.

Double click on the file which you want to disable ARC

paste “-fno-objc-arc”

press “enter” again


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