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can lite and paid apps share user data?

sharik14sharik14 Posts: 12Registered Users
edited March 2009 in iPhone SDK Development
Hello,

I've been searching everywhere and am stumped by this, and the SDK docs have been no help.

I'm interested in developing a "free" or "lite" version of my ap as well as a paid version. I'd like for users to be able to upgrade without losing their user data that they created with the free version.

If I understand right, the paid version is a different app -- Apple approves it differently. Here's the question -- is there any way to make it share the same Application sandbox user directory as the lite version?

Some apps seem to claim they can do this. I looked at one that has an 'export' feature which exports from one to the next. ??? I have all kinds of disgusting ideas (e.g. encode the data and pass it in a URL scheme from one to the next, or upload to an intermediary website). I hate all of them. Is there a way to do this?

Thanks in advance!

Regards, Ben.
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