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Client property file for iOS - worklight.plist


The worklight.plist file defines the properties that your native app for iOS requires to use the IBM Worklight native API for iOS, containing the necessary information for initializing WLClient.

Define the properties of this client property file before using it in your native app for iOS.


worklight.plist properties

Property Description
protocol The communication protocol with the WL server: http or https.
host The host name of the WL server.
port The port of the WL server. If this value is left blank, the default port is used. If the protocol property value is https, leave this value blank.
context The server URL context.
application id The application id, as defined in application-descriptor.xml.
application version The application version, as defined in application-descriptor.xml.
environment Defines the IBM Worklight environment. The value of this property must be iosnative. You must not modify the value of this property value.


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