How to add NSPhotoLibraryUsageDescription key in XCode for an iOS project
NSPhotoLibraryUsageDescription key was introduced in iOS 10. This key should be included in all iOS project if the app is accessing the user’s photo library. In this post, I will show you how to add this key to an XCode project.
Steps to do that :
We need to add NSPhotoLibraryUsageDescription in the info.plist file. Follow the below steps for that :
Step 1 :
Click on the root file and click on the Info tab.
Step 2 :
Expand the Custom iOS Target Properties tab.
Step 3 :
Right-click on any key row and click on Add Row.
Step 4 :
Add the key as NSPhotoLibraryUsageDescription with type String with value as the description. It will automatically change the key name to Privacy – Photo Library Usage Description.
The value of the key will be shown as a description of the popup shown to the user. So, write the value describing why your application needs access to the photo library.