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 # Publish your game to Android and iOS manually using Cordova # Publish your game to Android and iOS manually using Cordova
  
-From GDevelop you can publish your games to Android and iOS. In order to export ​our gameclick File on the top and select the Export option. You can then choose the first **[[gdevelop5:​publishing:​android_and_ios|Android and iOS]]** option, which will use GDevelop online services to automatically build your game for Android and iOS.+From GDevelopyou can publish your games to Android and iOS. In the [[gdevelop5:​publishing|export ​dialog]]you can choose the first **[[gdevelop5:​publishing:​android_and_ios|Android and iOS]]** option, which will use GDevelop online services to automatically build your game for Android and iOS.
  
 If you want more control or have special needs, you can also choose **iOS and Android (manual)** option. This option exports your game as a Cordova project. [[https://​cordova.apache.org/​|Cordova]],​ also known as PhoneGap, is a technology allowing HTML5 games and apps to run on Android and iOS and be packaged as apps, and then distributed on the App Store or Play Store. If you want more control or have special needs, you can also choose **iOS and Android (manual)** option. This option exports your game as a Cordova project. [[https://​cordova.apache.org/​|Cordova]],​ also known as PhoneGap, is a technology allowing HTML5 games and apps to run on Android and iOS and be packaged as apps, and then distributed on the App Store or Play Store.
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 +<note important>​This option requires you to install advanced developer tools and some knowledge of how to use them. It's a good idea to read some external documentation as you discover them.</​note>​
  
 ## Choose a folder ## Choose a folder
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 You can then use [[https://​cordova.apache.org/​|Cordova]] or PhoneGap Build to package your game as an Android or iOS app. You can then use [[https://​cordova.apache.org/​|Cordova]] or PhoneGap Build to package your game as an Android or iOS app.
  
-## Compiling ​into a Cordova ​App+## Compiling ​for Android or iOS with Cordova 
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 +Building for Android or iOS with Cordova requires you to install specific tools on your system. 
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 +* For iOS, you need **macOS with XCode** installed. 
 +* For Android, you need to install **Android Studio with the Android SDK** and Java.
  
-To be able to build the exported Cordova project, you need to have NodeJS installed on your system ​[[https://​nodejs.org/​en/​]]. ​Then install Cordova by typing on the command prompt or terminal+To be able to build the exported Cordova project, you also need to have **[[[[https://​nodejs.org/​en/​|Node.js]]** installed on your systemFinally, you need to install Cordova by typing on the command prompt or terminal:
  
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