Everything looks great when setting up the Launch Screen in xCode, until, of course, you run it on an actual device.

The tutorials you may find online teach you in xCode, and they look great, but then they don’t work on real devices!

You test your work only to find a logo doesn’t show up at all, or a background doesn’t cover the status bar or safe area view.

That is why I had to write this tutorial, really, to my future self, to make it EASY to setup an xCode Launch Screen using the story board that works in…

Jamie Uttariello

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