Notice (2018-05-24): bugzilla.xamarin.com is now in
Please join us on
Visual Studio Developer Community and in the
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
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 for Bug 17181 on
Developer Community or GitHub if you have new
information to add and do not yet see a matching new report.
If the latest results still closely match this report, you can use the
In special cases on GitHub you might also want the comments:
GitHub Markdown with public comments
- Create a button in any layout
- Double click the button
- Highlight the text and press CTRL-X
- Text is cut to the Clipboard
- The button itself is removed, presumably to the clipboard. Results in a null refrence exception when one tries to finish editing.
- Ctrl-Z allows you to restore the object after it has been cut.
I am successfully to reproduce this issue at my end, below are the steps for the same:
1. Create a new Android application
2. Open the Layout.axml file in the designer
3. Double click on the button
4. Select the entire text
5. Now press CTRL+X
6. It deletes the button.
Actual result: In the android designer, when select the label for the button and press CTRL+X, it deletes the button. However, if we select the text and Right Click >> Cut, then it does not deletes the button, rather only cut the text and copy it to the clipboard.
Expected result: In the android designer, when select the label for the button and press CTRL+X, it should not delete the button and it should only cut the text and copy it to clipboard. The way it does when Right Click >> Cut.
XS logs: https://gist.github.com/saurabh360/e7fa5045788f34ca98d5
=== Xamarin Studio ===
Version 5.5.3 (build 6)
Installation UUID: 3fc635c1-474b-4c42-80c0-e9f7eba65b3c
Microsoft .NET 4.0.30319.18449
GTK+ 2.24.22 (MS-Windows theme)
=== Xamarin.Android ===
Version: 4.18.0 (Business Edition)
Android SDK: D:\android-sdk
Supported Android versions:
2.1 (API level 7)
2.2 (API level 8)
2.3 (API level 10)
3.1 (API level 12)
4.0 (API level 14)
4.0.3 (API level 15)
4.2 (API level 17)
4.3 (API level 18)
4.4 (API level 19)
4.4.87 (API level 20)
4.5 (API level 21)
Java SDK: C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.7.0_67
java version "1.7.0_67"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_67-b01)
Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (build 24.65-b04, mixed mode, sharing)
=== Build Information ===
Release ID: 505030006
Git revision: fbe3e9453daf6a3bb9a9709ed22bec35f7c9056b
Build date: 2014-10-23 13:11:11-04
Xamarin addins: e44add2b39de4dd57c0742bb2e620dfad84c64c6
=== Operating System ===