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# Steps to reproduce
1. Create a blank Android app.
2. Open layout/Main.axml.
3. Switch from Design to Source view.
4. Place the cursor on the last character on the "android:orientation='vertical'" line.
5. Hit ENTER.
# Expected behavior
Cursor maintains alignment with rest of element spacing in layout.
# Actual behavior
Cursor randomly selects a position on the next line. This is a pretty major papercut, especially when you are adding lots of XML properties to controls and layouts in source view. Here is the bug in action:
# Test environment (full version information)
Environment Information: https://gist.github.com/pierceboggan/363ef465c39316b16a4299e351387165
In Visual Studio for Mac Preview 7.1 this functions as intended: