iOS Explorer Beta Release: Signup and Install Information

Discussion created by clesueur-esristaff Employee on Nov 10, 2016
Latest reply on Aug 18, 2017 by MidnightYell2003

UPDATE: iOS Explorer Beta CLOSED: Final Version Now Available! 



We're very excited to announce that the alpha release of Explorer for ArcGIS is now available!
To get access to the iOS Beta release follow these instructions.


  1. Send an email to to request an invitation to TestFlight, Apple's beta testing mechanism.
  2. Next you will receive an email from Test Flight (Apple) saying “Esri invited you to test ArcGIS Explorer X”. In this email there will be a start testing button. NOTE: It may take 24-48 hours to receive this email after requesting an invite.
  3. Tapping on the button/link in the email will take you to a page with more instructions. In this page there is a redemption code to use in the next step.
  4. The next steps are as follows:
    1. Copy your unique code from the page
    2. Open the test Flight app on your device (install it from the Apple App Store if you don't already have it installed)
    3. Tap Redeem
    4. In the page the follows past that code into the dialog
    5. This should allow you to install the app