Bug 46566 - [props] In Visual Studio 2015 there is no graphical user interface to select a keystore file
Summary: [props] In Visual Studio 2015 there is no graphical user interface to select ...
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: 4.2.0 (C8)
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: 4.4.0 (C10)
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
: 46277 ()
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2016-11-08 11:23 UTC by zvezdomir.savov
Modified: 2017-04-10 13:34 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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

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Description zvezdomir.savov 2016-11-08 11:23:57 UTC
In Visual Studio 2015 there is no graphical user interface to select a keystore file. The only option to build APK with Visual Studio 2015 is to manually edit the keystore file path in the Visual Studio project file.

Microsoft Visual Studio Community 2015
Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.6.01055

Installed Version: Community

Visual Basic 2015   00322-20000-00000-AA895
Microsoft Visual Basic 2015

Visual C# 2015   00322-20000-00000-AA895
Microsoft Visual C# 2015

Visual C++ 2015   00322-20000-00000-AA895
Microsoft Visual C++ 2015

Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package   7.11.01104.1
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/

Clang with Microsoft CodeGen   14.0.25516
Clang with Microsoft CodeGen

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.

JavaScript Language Service   2.0
JavaScript Language Service

JavaScript Project System   2.0
JavaScript Project System

KofePackagePackage Extension   1.0
KofePackagePackage Visual Studio Extension Detailed Info

Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools   1.4
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools

Microsoft MI-Based Debugger   1.0
Provides support for connecting Visual Studio to MI compatible debuggers

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 C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (Android)   14.0.25401.00
Visual C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (Android)

Visual C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (iOS)   14.0.25401.00
Visual C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (iOS)

Xamarin   4.2.0.703 (3b7df6f)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Android   7.0.1.3 (96c7ba6)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.iOS   10.0.1.10 (ad1cd42)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
Comment 1 Juan Marcelo Tondato 2016-12-28 12:21:59 UTC
Moving to cycle10 to provide a proper solution
Comment 2 Juan Marcelo Tondato 2016-12-28 12:26:06 UTC
*** Bug 46277 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Jose Gallardo 2017-04-10 13:34:17 UTC
Hi, Isn't this tackled by the Android Archive Manager introduced in Xamarin 4.2?
https://blog.xamarin.com/android-archiving-and-publishing-made-easy/

Marking as resolve tentatively, but please feel free to reopen and let us know if that doesn't resolve the issue.