Bug 23643 - Release notes for Xamarin for VS 3.7 still list the version as an alpha despite it having just been rolled out to the stable channel
Summary: Release notes for Xamarin for VS 3.7 still list the version as an alpha despi...
Status: VERIFIED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Release Readiness ()
Version: 3.7
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
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Reported: 2014-10-06 09:55 UTC by Dan Rigby
Modified: 2015-01-05 07:29 UTC (History)
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Description Dan Rigby 2014-10-06 09:55:59 UTC
The release notes here http://developer.xamarin.com/releases/vs/xamarin.vs_3/xamarin.vs_3.7/ indicate that version 3.7 is still an alpha (the page title is"Xamarin 3.7 (Alpha)") despite that it has been rolled out to the stable channel.

Additionally that page mentions the following:

SDK Sync
SDK Sync will not be functional in XVS 3.7.179

As the version in stable is 3.7.201, it's not clear if that issue has been resolved or not.

Thanks!
Comment 1 Atin 2014-10-06 10:23:34 UTC
I have tried to reproduce this issue and able to reproduce. I open the Release note url: http://developer.xamarin.com/releases/vs/xamarin.vs_3/xamarin.vs_3.7/ and  It is showing Xamarin 3.7(Alpha) in list and in browser tab. 

Screencast: http://www.screencast.com/t/mrczsuV1ss

We also observed that SDK sync is functional with XVS 3.7.302 + X.iOS 8.2.0.193.

Environment info:
All VS
3.7.203

Build Host info:
X.iOS 8.2.0.193
Comment 2 Dan Rigby 2014-10-08 12:31:00 UTC
The documentation page has been updated.
Comment 3 Saurabh 2015-01-05 07:29:48 UTC
I have checked this Issue. Now I am getting all latest document releases on url: http://developer.xamarin.com/releases/vs/xamarin.vs_3/. This is the screencast for the same: http://www.screencast.com/t/20Eu78rh