Bug 17844 - Choosing UI Element for NextFocusDown
Summary: Choosing UI Element for NextFocusDown
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Android
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Designer ()
Version: 4.10.2
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jérémie Laval
URL:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2014-02-18 11:19 UTC by Ryan Alford
Modified: 2015-07-02 09:13 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Description Ryan Alford 2014-02-18 11:19:42 UTC
Overview:

In the Android UI designer, if you use the Property Window to set NextFocusDown, the designer uses the wrong control ID name.

Steps to Reproduce:

1. Create a new Android Application.
2. Open Main.axml, add two EditText views.
3. Set the 'id' of both EditText views.
4. With the first EditText view selected, open the Property Window, click 'Behavior', Expand 'Focus'
5. For NextFocusDown, click the dropdown arrow and choose the 'id' for the second EditText view.
6. Build

Actual Results:

The application fails to build. You will get an error that the resource specified for NextFocusDown is not found. This is because the 'id' of the NextFocusDown element is wrong. Xamarin Studio inserts the 'id' as..

'@id/NameOfEditText'

instead of 

'@+id/NameOfEditText'

Simply adding the '+' makes the build error go away.

Expected Results:

The designer should insert the correct 'id' for the property.
Comment 1 Prashant manu 2014-02-19 01:39:10 UTC
We have checked and observing same behavior as mentioned in Description.
Screencast for this: http://screencast.com/t/pINQM6jwuQ

Environment Info:
All windows and MAC
XS 4.2.2 (build 2)
Xam.Android 4.10.1-73 (window)
Xam.Android 4.10.1-68 (MAC)