Bug 51798 - "Help > Xamarin > Open Logs" is sometimes being disabled in VS2017
Summary: "Help > Xamarin > Open Logs" is sometimes being disabled in VS2017
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 53214
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: General ()
Version: 4.3.0 (C9)
Hardware: PC Windows
: Low minor
Target Milestone: 4.3.1 (C9SR1)
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2017-01-26 19:29 UTC by Ben Beckley
Modified: 2017-03-17 00:23 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description Ben Beckley 2017-01-26 19:29:18 UTC
I have had this happen to me a few times now after starting the IDE. Unfortunately I do not have any reproduction steps. Basically the option is greyed out and you can not click it. It has happened without even loading a Xamarin project. It has also happened after I go to "Tools > Options > Xamarin > iOS" and connected to a Mac agent. I have not checked to see if it is disabled after immediately starting the IDE though.

I will update the bug with more information as I find out more along with logs.

env info: https://gist.github.com/BenBeckley/6cee46340a916674657bd90ebfcb6f14
Comment 1 Ben Beckley 2017-03-17 00:23:41 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 53214 ***