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After upgrading to Visual Studio 2017 15.4.0 my NDK settings are not being remembered between restarts of VS.
My SDK: C:\Users\jkolb\AppData\Local\Android\android-sdk
My NDK SHOULD be: C:\Users\jkolb\AppData\Local\Android\android-sdk\ndk-bundle
If I set the above NDK location and then restart VS and go into the options menu the location will be blank.
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2017
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Professional
Visual Basic 2017 00369-60000-00001-AA771
Microsoft Visual Basic 2017
Visual C# 2017 00369-60000-00001-AA771
Microsoft Visual C# 2017
Visual C++ 2017 00369-60000-00001-AA771
Microsoft Visual C++ 2017
Visual F# 4.1 00369-60000-00001-AA771
Microsoft Visual F# 4.1
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package 8.9.00809.2
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2017 15.0.30925.0
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2017
ASP.NET Core Razor Language Services 1.0
Provides languages services for ASP.NET Core Razor.
Common Azure Tools 1.10
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.
JetBrains ReSharper Ultimate 2017.2.2 Build 109.0.20171006.122324
JetBrains ReSharper Ultimate package for Microsoft Visual Studio. For more information about ReSharper Ultimate, visit http://www.jetbrains.com/resharper. Copyright © 2017 JetBrains, Inc.
Merq 1.1.17-rc (cba4571)
Command Bus, Event Stream and Async Manager for Visual Studio extensions.
Microsoft JVM Debugger 1.0
Provides support for connecting the Visual Studio debugger to JDWP compatible Java Virtual Machines
Microsoft MI-Based Debugger 1.0
Provides support for connecting Visual Studio to MI compatible debuggers
Microsoft Visual C++ Wizards 1.0
Microsoft Visual C++ Wizards
Microsoft Visual Studio VC Package 1.0
Microsoft Visual Studio VC Package
Mono Debugging for Visual Studio 4.7.4-pre (c2d89eb)
Support for debugging Mono processes with Visual Studio.
NuGet Package Manager 4.4.0
NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio. For more information about NuGet, visit http://docs.nuget.org/.
TypeScript tools for Visual Studio
Visual Studio Code Debug Adapter Host Package 1.0
Interop layer for hosting Visual Studio Code debug adapters in Visual Studio
Visual Studio tools for CMake 1.0
Visual Studio tools for CMake
Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows Apps 15.0.27004.2002
The Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows apps allow you to build a single universal app experience that can reach every device running Windows 10: phone, tablet, PC, and more. It includes the Microsoft Windows 10 Software Development Kit.
Package with IoT components for Visual Studio
Mac Extension for Visual Studio
Xamarin 22.214.171.124 (fe36bec)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Android SDK 126.96.36.199 (HEAD/7a6a056e8)
Xamarin.Android Reference Assemblies and MSBuild support.
Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Mac SDK 188.8.131.52 (9a9f054)
Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Mac Reference Assemblies and MSBuild support.
Note that the Xamarin Android SDK Manager sees the NDK.
I haven't been able to reproduce this so far. Just to confirm, you didn't experience this with 15.3? Can you attach the recent logs from Help > Xamarin so we can look into this further? After attaching the logs go ahead and set this back to NEW, thanks!
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I did not see this with 15.3. It is also reported by a number of users on the forums.
Do you happen to have the Visual Studio 2017 Preview  installed? I'm using the latest Visual Studio 2017 version 15.5 Preview 2 and am unable to reproduce this issue. We had some fixes land after 15.4 shipped that should fix this issue. Could you give it a try with that build?
I have 15.4.2 installed.
This still happens with 15.4.5
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