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# Steps to reproduce
Open visual studio, initiate connection to Mac, lock screen in Windows, unlock screen
# Expected behavior
Mac connection continues working
# Actual behavior
Mac connection disconnects and tries to reconnect
# Test environment (full version information
both Mac and Windows machines have stable network and internet connection during the screen lock.
ssh connection started before lock screen persists normally through lock/unlock.
Happens in VS 2015/2017/2017 Preview
I can confirm this is indeed the case. Even though the reconnect is automatic and quite fast in my case, it would still be nice to not disconnect unnecessarily.
Fixed in version 188.8.131.527 (xma-refactoring)
Author: Mauro Agnoletti
Commit: a4e51330669fa3c4353513c36f08344ef5f05ef8 (xamarin/XamarinVS)
Created attachment 23846 [details]
Attached IDE logs
This issue doesn't exist anymore, hence marking it as Verified
Environment info : https://gist.github.com/gangrade-swati/a3105bc901b760cd45df8ccbfd6c6203
Connecting to the Server...
Starting connection to 172.18.36.167...
Starting Broker 184.108.40.206 in port 50810...
Starting agents on 172.18.36.167 (172.18.36.167)
Starting Agent Build 220.127.116.116...
Starting Agent IDB 18.104.22.1686...
Agent Build 22.214.171.1246 is running
Agent IDB 126.96.36.1996 is running
Connected to the Server 172.18.36.167 (172.18.36.167) with Full support.
Successfully connected to the Server!
Screencast link : https://www.screencast.com/t/2T5NMAQ1