Bug 44662 - Changing the "startup project" in a Xamarin.Forms app from Android/iOS to UWP doesn't update the deployment target.
Summary: Changing the "startup project" in a Xamarin.Forms app from Android/iOS to UWP...
Status: RESOLVED UPSTREAM
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Xamarin.Forms ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2016-09-22 23:25 UTC by Pierce Boggan [MSFT]
Modified: 2016-12-22 18:52 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Description Pierce Boggan [MSFT] 2016-09-22 23:25:27 UTC
# Steps to reproduce
1. Create a new Xamarin.Forms app in Visual Studio.
2. Change the "startup project" to UWP.

# Expected behavior
Build configuration either selects "Any CPU" or "x86" and allows me to debug the Xamarin.Forms UWP app.

# Actual behavior
Build configuration stays on iPhone.

# Supplemental info (logs, images, videos)
Screenshot: http://screencast.com/t/URs3bRZckM

# Test environment (full version information)
Microsoft Visual Studio Community 2015
Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.6.01586

Installed Version: Community

Visual Basic 2015   00322-20000-00000-AA140
Microsoft Visual Basic 2015

Visual C# 2015   00322-20000-00000-AA140
Microsoft Visual C# 2015

Visual C++ 2015   00322-20000-00000-AA140
Microsoft Visual C++ 2015

Visual F# 2015   00322-20000-00000-AA140
Microsoft Visual F# 2015

Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package   7.7.00920.6
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio

ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015.1 (Beta8)   14.1.11107.0
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015.1 (Beta8)

ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2012.2   4.1.41102.0
For additional information, visit http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=309563

ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2013   5.2.40314.0
For additional information, visit http://www.asp.net/

Command Bus, Event Stream and Async Manager   Merq
Provides ICommandBus, IEventStream and IAsyncManager MEF services for loosely coupled Visual Studio extension components communication and integration.

Common Azure Tools   1.8
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.

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

JavaScript Language Service   2.0
JavaScript Language Service

JavaScript Project System   2.0
JavaScript Project System

Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools   1.4
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools

NuGet Package Manager   3.4.4
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   14.0.60519.0
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools

TypeScript   1.8.36.0
TypeScript tools for Visual Studio

Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows Apps   14.0.25527.01
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   4.2.0.680 (c4382f5)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Android   7.0.0.18 (0e59c36)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.iOS   10.0.0.6 (6c3fee4)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
Comment 1 Joaquin Jares 2016-12-22 18:52:59 UTC
We don't control that behavior. This issue is with VS. Closing as upstream.