We’ve shown you how to gift an app on iPhone, as well as, on iTunes. If you’re using iOS 6, you’ll find the guide is no longer work. Apple has changed the way to gift an app to your friends. Rather than using the Gift button at the bottom of an app listing, Apple provides a system-wide action sheet in App Store for the gift feature.
To gift an app on iOS 6 App Store, tap the action button at the upper-right corner of the screen. This brings up an action sheet that provides various option button.
Tap the Gift button to gift the app.
In the next screen, fill in the recipient details. You can gift the app to more than one recipient. Simply separate the email addresses of all recipients with comma.
You can select to gift the app today or pick a future date (up to 90 days in advance).
Click Next to pick a theme and then tap Next to proceed.
Lastly, review all the details and tap Buy Gift.
That’s it! Your friend will receive an email to redeem the app.
The holiday season is around the corner. Simply follow the above procedures and gift an app to your friends!