Bug 35909 - [Template] iOS Unit Test App template does not show a UI.
Summary: [Template] iOS Unit Test App template does not show a UI.
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: iOS ()
Version: 4.0.0 (C6)
Hardware: PC Windows
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2015-11-16 20:14 UTC by Jon Goldberger [MSFT]
Modified: 2015-11-26 10:40 UTC (History)
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Description Jon Goldberger [MSFT] 2015-11-16 20:14:10 UTC
## Description

When creating and running a new iOS Unit Test App from Visual Studio, there is no Unit Test UI displayed. This is due to the fact that there is no code in the AppDelegate.cs file to initialize the UI for a Unit Test app. The FinishedLaunching method contains only:
`return true`
and none of the code to initialize the UI as is the case with the Template in Xamarin Studio. 

## Steps to reproduce

1. Open Visual Studio and create a new iOS Unit Test App project.

2. Launch the project to an iOS device or simulator.

Expected result: A UI will be displayed.

Actual result:  No UI is displayed.

## Workaround

Add the required code to the AppDelegate.cs class. Example here: https://gist.github.com/jgold6/1d40ab4a7458cb6cfb9d


## Version info:

Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2015
Version 14.0.23107.0 D14REL
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.6.00079

Installed Version: Professional

Visual Basic 2015   00322-40000-00000-AA850
Microsoft Visual Basic 2015

Visual C# 2015   00322-40000-00000-AA850
Microsoft Visual C# 2015

Visual C++ 2015   00322-40000-00000-AA850
Microsoft Visual C++ 2015

Visual F# 2015 RC   00322-40000-00000-AA850
Microsoft Visual F# 2015 RC

Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU   00322-40000-00000-AA850
Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU

Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package   1.0
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio

ASP.NET and Web Tools   14.0.20626.0
ASP.NET and Web Tools

ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2013   5.2.30624.0
For additional information, visit http://www.asp.net/

Common Azure Tools   1.5
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.

GenerateUnitTest   1.0
Generates unit test code for methods in classes under test.

GitHub.VisualStudio   1.0
A Visual Studio Extension that brings the GitHub Flow into Visual Studio.

Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools   1.4
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools

NuGet Package Manager   3.2.0
NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio. For more information about NuGet, visit http://docs.nuget.org/.

PreEmptive Analytics Visualizer   1.2
Microsoft Visual Studio extension to visualize aggregated summaries from the PreEmptive Analytics product.

SQL Server Data Tools   14.0.50616.0
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools

Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows Apps   14.0.23309.00 d14oob
The Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows apps allow you to build a single universal app experience that can reach every device running Windows 10: phone, tablet, PC, and more. It includes the Microsoft Windows 10 Software Development Kit.

Xamarin   4.0.0.1686 (4a80730)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Android   6.0.0.33 (81fb408)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.iOS   9.2.1.50 (2edcbef)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
Comment 2 xamarin-release-manager 2015-11-26 10:40:20 UTC
Fixed in version 4.0.1.1 (cycle6)

Author: Jose Gallardo
Commit: a9736211640cd516c41eaec20a499bf484b89b39 (xamarin/XamarinVS)