This is to hide the statusbar in intel xdk ios build. Then in intel-xdk add plugin:
cordova-plugin-statusbar. Below is the minimum plugins for an iOS build. Note that you do not insert the cordova-plugin-ads-admob here, as that would cause a build fail.
Instead insert this line :
<intelxdk:plugin intelxdk:name="https://github.com/cranberrygame/cordova-plugin-ad-admob" intelxdk:value="https://github.com/cranberrygame/cordova-plugin-ad-admob" />
at the bottom of the file: intelxdk.config.additions.xml, like this:
And below is the corresponding plugins in Construct2:
and below is the Construct2 cordova export settings:
Do not use WKWebview on iOS - you will get a blank black screen.
Finally, this is the whitelist setting for intel xdk for iOS under Build settings:
Put an asterisk * in Navigation field.
The above settings all work on iOS 10.0 upto 10.2 as at date of writing.