Bug 15713 - Unable to open Android Designer page in VS.
Summary: Unable to open Android Designer page in VS.
Status: VERIFIED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
: High critical
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Lluis Sanchez
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2013-10-25 14:49 UTC by Atin
Modified: 2016-08-03 15:23 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Tags:
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

Notice (2018-05-24): bugzilla.xamarin.com is now in read-only mode.

Please join us on Visual Studio Developer Community and in the Xamarin and Mono organizations on GitHub to continue tracking issues. Bugzilla will remain available for reference in read-only mode. We will continue to work on open Bugzilla bugs, copy them to the new locations as needed for follow-up, and add the new items under Related Links.

Our sincere thanks to everyone who has contributed on this bug tracker over the years. Thanks also for your understanding as we make these adjustments and improvements for the future.


Please create a new report on Developer Community with your current version information, steps to reproduce, and relevant error messages or log files if you are hitting an issue that looks similar to this resolved bug and you do not yet see a matching new report.

Related Links:
Status:
VERIFIED FIXED

Description Atin 2013-10-25 14:49:37 UTC
Step to reproduce:
1. Open VS
2. Create android application
3. Open Main.axml file

Actual result:
On opening Main.axml file, a error "The operation could not be completed.Invalid Pointer" in editor area.

Expected result:
On opening Main.axml file, android designer page should open in editor area without any error.

Screencast: http://screencast.com/t/LAsTjLqc
Debug output: https://gist.github.com/AkhileshKumar01/9713f976d86068f8b030
Xamrin.Android output: https://gist.github.com/AkhileshKumar01/e6c72bbbb70d92a44993
Trace log: https://gist.github.com/AkhileshKumar01/bd4b9e4fe55e29739464

Regression status: REGRESSION. This issue does not exist with stable X.android 4.8.01013 

Environment info:
Windows 7 and 8
VS 2012/13
mono-android-4.10.01014
Comment 1 Lluis Sanchez 2013-10-30 15:24:16 UTC
This should be fixed in the latest build. Can you please verify?
Comment 2 PJ 2013-10-30 16:12:38 UTC
Marking as RESOLVED based on comment 1.
Comment 3 Nischal 2013-10-31 08:44:20 UTC
Today we have checked this issue on following builds :

VS 2013 / 2012
X.Android 4.10.01039

Now we are able to open designer page in VS successfully.

Hence closing this issue.