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Uninstalling XS plugin from PC solves the issue.
This seems solved but it's still happening on VS2013
Today we have checked this issue. And below is our observations :
Steps that we have followed:
1. Create a console app in VS.
2. Add iOS Library project in solution
3. Unload the library project
4. Close the solution
5. Observe that after clicking on close solution, we are getting Save file
changes with 'Yes' and 'No' option.
We have checked with the options and observation as follows:
Case 1: If we click on 'Yes' Button and reopens the VS with Same project, then
unloaded Library project appears as loaded in Solution Explorer of VS.
Screencast for the same: http://screencast.com/t/1aGq1IpI5Amo
Case 2: If we click on 'No' button and reopens the VS with same project, then
unloaded Library project doesn't appears in Solution Explorer of VS.
Screencast for the same: http://screencast.com/t/pny8KMR5dlu
Please let us know if we have to check something else?
What do you mean ? If we say 'Yes', it shouldn't reload the project the next time, right ?
Maybe we haven't understood each other, let me be more clear.
What I do is this:
- Open a solution I already had with multiple projects
- Unload an exe Project
- Close the solution. No dialog appears
- Reopen solution: the exe Project is still loaded <<<< this is incorrect, do you agree ?
Then, I can try:
- Uninstall Xamarin plugin
- Repeat the above
- at the last step the exe Project is correctly unloaded <<<< this is correct and shows the plugin is the problem. Do you agree ?
Is this a "Feature" now of your plugin ? Because it's annoying as hell, and it's (naturally) still there after the last stable update.
Please make it stop interfering with normal use of programming with VS.
By the way, don't bother answering me. Thanks.
@Andy : Really sorry for the late reply.
Yes, I agree with you. After reopen project, it should not open the unloaded project again.
Actually, I have already marked this issue as CONFIRMED with comment 1.
Don't worry about the late reply, it's the norm here. And don't worry about my sarcastic tone: apparently your team is very annoyed that I discover too many bugs.
So we should wait ... how long for a 'in progress' and maybe a fix ?
It's very annoying not to be able to work properly in VS on stuff DIFFERENT than Xamarin. Which is pretty comic, since the VS plugin is still pretty much unusable, but manages to cripple non-Xamarin stuff.
*** Bug 18820 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Fixed in master.
## Temporary partial workaround
Just in case it might be helpful for some users until the bug fix is released, I noticed that logging out of my Xamarin account ("Tools -> Xamarin Account") was sufficient to stop the problem.
It's not a complete workaround since it doesn't help when working on Xamarin projects in solutions that also contain unloaded projects, but it might be helpful for solutions that don't contain any Xamarin projects.
I was able to reproduce this issue with:
Microsoft Visual Studio Premium 2013
Version 12.0.30324.00 Update 2 RC
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Premium
Xamarin 22.214.171.124 (d3cf238e3845e930e312b6ec9b4c6c5437c33067)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android
Xamarin.Android 126.96.36.199 (b5dc5ce91305e19de51d71a1122c109719c4bc34)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.iOS 188.8.131.52 (d3cf238e3845e930e312b6ec9b4c6c5437c33067)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS
The workaround in comment #12 did work.
The fix has not yet been released (see also https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/show_bug.cgi?id=10670#c7). I suspect it will be in the next beta now that Xamarin 3 is in stable.
Really guys. This quantity of bugs requires faster iteration. It's a bug from a year and half ago
Today, I have checked this issue with:
Now this issue doesn't exists, unloaded project is not loaded again when we reopen the VS. Here is the screencast for the same: http://screencast.com/t/nOjkzW0I1lU
Hence marking this as Verified Fixed.
Have a go with vs2010 too