Bug 37579 - MS Portable class libraries not installed by installer
Summary: MS Portable class libraries not installed by installer
Status: RESOLVED ANSWERED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Installer ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal enhancement
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2016-01-11 15:23 UTC by Paul Read
Modified: 2017-07-05 17:26 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Tags: BZCU
Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Paul Read 2016-01-11 15:23:44 UTC
I'm suffering from this issue:
https://forums.xamarin.com/discussion/26547/load-failed-unknown-solution-item-type-786c830f-07a1-408b-bd7f-6ee04809d6db

surely the installer can install the MS Portable class libraries if they are missing - or atleast give a message to warn the user to do something
Comment 1 Daniel Cazzulino 2017-06-30 21:34:10 UTC
Hi Paul,

could you please provide the full Help | About version information about your Visual Studio installation?

Thanks!
Comment 2 Paul Read 2017-07-01 19:34:33 UTC
THat was 18 months ago so sorry no idea what versions I was using then.
Sorry
Comment 3 Jose Gallardo 2017-07-05 17:26:05 UTC
Thanks Paul,

The PCL is part of the Visual Studio core installer now.

marking the bug as Resolved/Answered.