The easiest way to automate building and releasing your iOS and Android apps
What is it?
Fastlane is the tool to release your iOS and Android app 🚀
It handles all tedious tasks, like generating screenshots, dealing with code signing, and releasing your application.
What can i do with fastlane?
- ✨ Connect iOS, Mac, and Android build tools into one workflow (both fastlane tools and third party tools).
- 🚝 Define different
deployment lanesfor App Store deployment, beta builds, or testing.
- 🚢 Deploy from any computer, including a CI server.
- 🔧 Extend and customize functionality.
- 🎩 Easy setup assistant to get started in a few minutes.
- 💭 Never remember any difficult commands, just
- 📃 Store everything in Git. Never lookup build commands in
- ✉️ Automatically pass on information from one build step to another (e.g. path to the
- 🚀 Saves you hours for every app update you release.
- 🚠 Implement a fully working Continuous Delivery process.
- ✏️ Flexible configuration using a fully customizable
- 🐣 Over 170 built-in integrations available.
- 💻 Support for iOS, macOS, and Android apps.
Make sure you have the latest version of the Xcode command line tools installed:
Choose your installation method:
brew cask install fastlane
Download the zip file. Then double click on the
install script (or run it in a terminal window).
sudo gem install fastlane -NV
How does work fastlane?
Use a lane to define your process:
lane :beta do
Then to deploy a new ‘beta’ version of your app just run
fastlane beta 🚀.
Navigate to your iOS or Android app and run
fastlane will automatically detect your project, and ask for any missing information.
For more details about how to get up and running, check out the getting started guides:
Using the Fabric app
If you’re not familiar with the terminal and prefer a graphical user interface, download the Fabric app and use the built-in fastlane button.
Typically you’ll use
fastlane by triggering individual lanes:
fastlane actions: List all available
fastlane action [action_name]: Shows a more detailed description of an action
fastlane lanes: Lists all available lanes with description
fastlane list: Lists all available lanes without description
fastlane new_action: Create a new action (integration) for fastlane
fastlane env: Print out the fastlane ruby environment when submitting an issue
If you’d like to take a look at a project already using
fastlane check out fastlane-examples which includes
fastlane setups by Wikipedia, Product Hunt, MindNode, and more.
In addition to
fastlane's commands, you also have access to these
deliver: Upload screenshots, metadata, and your app to the App Store
supply: Upload your Android app and its metadata to Google Play
snapshot: Automate taking localized screenshots of your iOS and tvOS apps on every device
screengrab: Automate taking localized screenshots of your Android app on every device
frameit: Quickly put your screenshots into the right device frames
pem: Automatically generate and renew your push notification profiles
sigh: Because you would rather spend your time building stuff than fighting provisioning
produce: Create new iOS apps on iTunes Connect and Dev Portal using the command line
cert: Automatically create and maintain iOS code signing certificates
spaceship: Ruby library to access the Apple Dev Center and iTunes Connect
pilot: The best way to manage your TestFlight testers and builds from your terminal
boarding: The easiest way to invite your TestFlight beta testers
gym: Building your iOS apps has never been easier
match: Easily sync your certificates and profiles across your team using Git
scan: The easiest way to run tests for your iOS and Mac apps