Frequently Asked Questions

What is MonkeyBuilder?

MonkeyBuilder is a build automation tool for Delphi Firemonkey projects for automating the build, deployment and upload process of iOS and Android projects developed in Firemonkey.

Which versions of Delphi are supported?

  • Delphi 10.3
  • Delphi 10.4

Which platforms are supported?

Currently iOS 64 bit and Android 64 bit are supported.

What are the requirements for building and deploying apps with MonkeyBuilder?

  • Mac with XCode, PAServer and Mosco (Developed by Delphi Worlds)
  • Delphi 10.3 or newer
  • Apple Developer Account (for iOS deployment)
  • Google Play Account (for Android deployment)

What are the advantages of building/deploying apps with MonkeyBuilder?

  • Build/deploy outside of the ide, so the ide isn’t locked up
  • Build/deploy multiple projects in parallel from a single click.
  • Automatically uploads iOS apps to iTunes connect

Can I use MonkeyBuilder from the command line?

Yes, added a command line interface which you can see the details for at [this link]

How much does it cost?

We have a free version which will allow you to use the full functionality of MonkeyBuilder for running internal or beta test build/deployments. The free version will add a MonkeyBuilder “watermark” to your app icons.

For production builds which will be released to the AppStore or Play Store, builds cost 1 MonkeyBuilder Token. Tokens can be [purchased here]