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Created attachment 8725 [details]
Screenshot of the problem in XamarinVS 3.8
Xcode 5 iOS 6.0 and iOS 7.0 simulators are not displayed in the device list in Visual Studio.
## Steps to reproduce
1. Set Xcode 5 as the active version of Xcode on the Mac build host.
2. Open the attached test case in Visual Studio and pair to the Mac build host. The test case is simply the Single View template from Xamarin Studio, but it has the deployment target set to 6.0.
3. Set "Build -> Configuration" to "Debug|iPhoneSimulator".
4. Click the device list drop down menu to open it.
The device list displays iOS 6.1 and iOS 7.1 simulators, but not iOS 6.0 or iOS 7.0 simulators.
Compare also the 2 attached images from Xamarin Studio on the Mac build host vs. Visual Studio on Windows.
## Additional information
The iOS 7.0 simulators _do_ appear correctly when using Xcode 6 rather than Xcode 5.
## Regression status
Xamarin 22.214.171.124 (0b2a123923812a88ed3091909478dbe9e0111f00)
Mac build host: Xamarin.iOS (606f31a)
Xamarin 126.96.36.199 (6b70b1e28c5a733187f7659220da4c0ff61ab2b1)
Mac build host: Xamarin.iOS 188.8.131.52 (77efa3f)
Xamarin 3.6.262.0 (21b7dba8736246dfd10e3f19a92ed68f1b30abfd)
Xamarin.iOS 184.108.40.206 (3e201c8aa14879773f966f483329bcda49fd3a41)
Mac build host: Xamarin 220.127.116.11 (58b46df)
Xamarin 3.8.134 + Xamarin.iOS 18.104.22.168
## Version information
### Windows, Visual Studio
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013
Version 12.0.30723.00 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Xamarin 22.214.171.124 (cfc660e0d4c66629c689afd6e17902301cd38fc3)
Xamarin.Android 126.96.36.199 (812ca1351e7d7fecd7708f7831742c32047e5ab3)
Xamarin.iOS 188.8.131.52 (7771b97c1b03eee3745930f42910ec4f30e2c668)
### Mac build host
=== Xamarin Studio ===
Version 5.5.4 (build 13)
Installation UUID: 2c0ea975-8f73-4920-8414-3e9ae359fbf4
Mono 3.10.0 ((detached/771f43f)
GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)
Package version: 310000030
=== Apple Developer Tools ===
Xcode 5.1 (5084)
=== Xamarin.iOS ===
Version: 184.108.40.206 (Business Edition)
Build date: 2014-11-10 21:18:38-0500
=== Build Information ===
Release ID: 505040013
Git revision: e3f694bbe83524db6d7e8cae11bff54773daf8ab
Build date: 2014-11-10 04:11:00-05
Xamarin addins: f7574394ab210968f35256aa4ff98f7bf4ed7fa9
=== Operating System ===
Mac OS X 10.9.5
Created attachment 8726 [details]
Screenshot of the correct list in Xamarin Studio
Created attachment 8727 [details]
Screenshot of the correct list in XamarinVS 3.5
Related forum thread:
Created attachment 8728 [details]
Log files from XamarinVS 3.8
I don't think the logs contain any interesting information in this case, but I'll include them anyway to be thorough.
I have checked this issue with the help of the steps provided and could successfully able to reproduce this issue at my end.
And have observed that this issue exist on the Mac with XS also.
Hence, confirming this issue.
XS 220.127.116.11 on Windows and Mac
XI 18.104.22.168 on Mac
XVS 3.8.150 on Windows
Unable to check this issue due to bug 24980.
I have checked this issue and this issue is working fine now i.e. we are able to see iOS 6 and iOS 7 simulators in VS using XVS 3.9.125 + X.iOS 22.214.171.124 + Xcode 5.1.1
as shown in screencast : http://www.screencast.com/t/w5FLD0fs8
Hence closing this issue.