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Created attachment 20193 [details]
BAD screenshot showing "[Experimental]" label in Cycle 9
[Cycle 9] "Xamarin for Visual Studio" and "Xamarin.Forms Templates" extensions are marked as "[Experimental]" under "Tools > Extensions and Updates"
## Regression status: regression in Cycle 9 compared to Cycle 8
BAD: XamarinVS 184.108.40.2064 (73f58d6)
GOOD: XamarinVS 220.127.116.11 (00fa5cc)
## Steps followed to test
1. Start with a clean Windows 10, Visual Studio 2015 Update 3 image.
2. Install Xamarin 18.104.22.1684 Cycle 9 or 22.214.171.124 Cycle 8.
3. Open Visual Studio, open the "Tools > Extensions and Updates" dialog, and navigate to "Installed > All".
## BAD results in Cycle 9
The following 2 extensions are marked as "[Experimental]".
- Xamarin for Visual Studio
- Xamarin.Forms Templates
(See also the attached "BAD" screenshot.)
## GOOD results in Cycle 8
Neither of the 2 extensions is marked as "[Experimental]".
(See also the attached "GOOD" screenshot.)
## Testing environment version info (brief)
Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise 2015
Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Windows 10 (64-bit) Version 1607 (OS Build 14393.321)
US English locale, US eastern time zone
Created attachment 20194 [details]
GOOD screenshot showing _no_ "[Experimental]" label in Cycle 8
## Tallying reports for bookkeeping
1 user: Bug 53008, Comment 6 (2017-03-05)
Created attachment 20195 [details]
GOOD screenshot showing _no_ "[Experimental]" label in VS 2013 with Cycle 9
## Additional result: VS 2013 with Cycle 9 is OK
Although this issue (or something similar to it) does affect VS 2017 (Bug 53130), it does not affect VS 2013.
Created attachment 23548 [details]
Screenshot during verification
Verified this defect on VS 2015 xamarin version :126.96.36.1999 (9b1a9b2)
Build info : https://gist.github.com/raghorteprasad/c92afa139b28e131c4e16379152f7d2e
This is fixed and working as expected. Please find attached screenshot.