Set up environment for AEM Forms app set-up-environment-for-aem-forms-app

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You need the following hardware, software, and licenses to build and deploy the AEM Forms app:

For Windows devices for-windows-devices

  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 or Windows 10
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2015
  • Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova

For iOS devices for-ios-devices

  • Intel-based Apple Mac running Mac OS X 10.9.5 or above
  • iOS SDK 8.4 or above
  • Xcode version: Xcode 6.4 for OS X or above
  • Membership of the iOS Developer Enterprise program
  • Enterprise certificate for distributing in-house iOS apps
  • Apple iPad with iOS 8.4 or later

For Android devices for-android-devices

  • Android Development Toolkit (ADT bundle) that can be downloaded from
  • If the environment is set up on a MAC system, the ADT should be installed in the Applications folder.
  • If the ADT is installed in any other location on MAC, or if the environment is set up on a Windows system, the ADT SDK path needs to be updated in file that is available in src\android folder in the extracted the source archive In this file, point the sdk.dir variable to ADT SDK location on your desktop.
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