Bug 11465 - XS doesn't recognize .mpack as a file type
Summary: XS doesn't recognize .mpack as a file type
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Add-ins ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Lowest enhancement
Target Milestone: Future Cycle (TBD)
Assignee: Marius Ungureanu
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2013-03-28 13:58 UTC by Mark Probst
Modified: 2016-10-19 15:09 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Mark Probst 2013-03-28 13:58:53 UTC
Xamarin Studio should have .mpack as a supported file type and offer to install it when such a files is opened.
Comment 1 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2013-03-28 14:05:16 UTC
In general, addins should be provided via repositories, users should never have to see mpack files.
Comment 2 Mark Probst 2014-12-15 14:23:36 UTC
This is support specifically telling people to install .mpack files by hand:

  http://forums.xamarin.com/discussion/3026/porting-to-xamarin-studio
Comment 3 Marius Ungureanu 2014-12-15 14:40:34 UTC
Will take a look at it.
Comment 4 Jason Imison 2016-10-19 15:09:40 UTC
'Install via file' from the Addin manager works fine.