iOS background execution

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Mon Jan 20 18:15:51 EST 2020

Thanks guys. It does seem to work. My husband's iPhone 6s (my test 
device) is running the latest OS 13.3 and I thought background execution 
should just work. But it didn't.

On 1/20/20 4:35 PM, Ralph DiMola via use-livecode wrote:
> This is one of the things I documented in bug report| 22149. The default
> "background execution" is only for newer versions of iOS. I keep this key
> in(despite the warning) so pre iOS 13(I think it's 13) installs still run in
> the background.
> Ralph DiMola
> IT Director
> Evergreen Information Services
> rdimola at
> -----Original Message-----
> From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-bounces at] On Behalf
> Of J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
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> Subject: iOS background execution
> I seem to be hitting zero for zero but here's another iOS question.
> I thought all apps run in the background by default now on iOS. That isn't
> happening. Switching to another app and then back to mine causes the app to
> restart. I want the user to pick up where they left off.
> Do we still need to select the "background execution" requirement in
> standalone settings? In spite of the scary warning? Does it work?

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
HyperActive Software           |

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