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Control Xcode background downloads

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Apr 5, 2012 9:38 PM

Hello,

I have 4.3.2 and I have noticed that Xcode downloads iOS simulators and Device Debugging Support in the background. These files seem to average slightly more than half a gig, so they are not small updates by any means.

 

I have the checkbox "Check for and install updates automatically" unchecked, yet these sneaky background downloads continue. I've noticed that if I close Xcode during one of these downloads, instead of gracefully saving the position it is at and resuming when I reopen Xcode, the download starts over when I reopen Xcode. Oh, and I don't code for iOS, so all of that is a waste anyway.

 

So my question is, is there a way to stop these downloads since the checkbox seems to have no control over it?

 

Thanks

 

S.

Mac mini, Mac OS X (10.7.3), iphone , iPod Classic and 2nd Shuffle

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