Bug 35103 - Xamarin.XmlDocSync.Console has stopped working appears multiple times after update
Summary: Xamarin.XmlDocSync.Console has stopped working appears multiple times after u...
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: General ()
Version: 4.0.0 (C6)
Hardware: PC Windows
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2015-10-20 13:20 UTC by Matthew Orlando
Modified: 2016-02-01 17:59 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Tags: BZCU
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Description Matthew Orlando 2015-10-20 13:20:49 UTC
After upgrading to the latest Xamarin alpha, when I load my project I get the message:

Xamarin.XmlDocSync.Console has stopped working

With the option to close/search for solution. Telling it to close makes the window go away, but then it reappears twice more (i.e. this message shows up 3 times before finally going away).

Afterwards, a dialog box appears saying that Xamarin is going to update its documentation cache. After accepting that, things seem to be working properly.
Comment 1 Victor Arce 2015-11-03 17:11:24 UTC
This happened to me also, and it seems to be related to this problem im having. http://forums.xamarin.com/discussion/54490/xmldocsync-has-stopped-working#latest

I reinstall VS2013, then VS2015 and the problem is still there. No Syncing between XAML and Code-Behind at all. Im not using RSharper btw.
Comment 2 Matthew Orlando 2015-12-08 17:31:06 UTC
The latest versions no longer seem to be doing this for me.
Comment 3 xamarin-release-manager 2016-01-08 18:25:23 UTC
Fixed in version 99.0.0.1047 (master)

Author: Mauro Agnoletti
Commit: 1026842b5da4b450abb72767e126fe2ffd9428ef (xamarin/XamarinVS)
Comment 4 mag@xamarin.com 2016-01-08 18:29:00 UTC
This issue has been fixed on master branch but it's not public yet
Comment 5 Matthew Orlando 2016-01-27 20:36:19 UTC
I am no longer getting the crash dialog, but the error is still happening. 

There is a little DocSync window with the "DocSetFolder not found" message and 3 never-ending spinners. 

This leaves behind icons in the system tray every time I load/unload visual studio.
Comment 6 Matthew Orlando 2016-02-01 17:59:25 UTC
Un-re-opening this, since my last comment duplicates https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/show_bug.cgi?id=37391