Bug 46183 - On clean XVS and AS 2.2.2 stable, no Android platform found error shows in VS
Summary: On clean XVS and AS 2.2.2 stable, no Android platform found error shows in VS
Status: VERIFIED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: 4.2.0 (C8)
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: 4.3.0 (C9)
Assignee: Juan Marcelo Tondato
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Reported: 2016-10-31 12:01 UTC by Daniel Cazzulino
Modified: 2017-02-03 17:50 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Description Daniel Cazzulino 2016-10-31 12:01:45 UTC
Repro:

1 - Install VS + Xamarin
2 - Install Android Studio to get the Google Emulator v2 => this installs Android 7.1.1 (API 25) by default
3 - Point XVS to the Android SDK folder from Android Studio
3 - When using XVS, the following error shows up:

> No Android platform found. Please click here to open the SDK Manager and install an Android SDK Platform

The log from monodroidtools shows: 

> Found Android SDK. API levels: (none)

Obviously, the solution is to install an API level supported by VS, but neither error message is clear about it.