Bug 60635 - Failed to register Google Play Account. Google.Apis.Json.NewtonsoftJsonSerializer throw an exception
Summary: Failed to register Google Play Account. Google.Apis.Json.NewtonsoftJsonSerial...
Status: NEEDINFO
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
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Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2017-11-13 04:15 UTC by Deyun Liu
Modified: 2017-11-14 01:03 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Description Deyun Liu 2017-11-13 04:15:26 UTC
My customer is having an issue after updating Xamarin in Visual Studio 2015.

He mentioned one forum question where he has posted his problem there also:

https://forums.xamarin.com/discussion/104898/cannot-authorize-xamarin-to-access-google-play-account

I have checked with customer that he confirmed his Newtonsoft.Json library is added into every project and version is 10.0.3 which should be correct.

And this only happened after updating 2 stable versions of Xamarin according to customer.

Now he is having issue publishing his new version of the application. Can you help to check on this whether this is a bug or known issue? Or is there any workaround regarding this issue?
Comment 1 Jon Douglas [MSFT] 2017-11-14 01:03:04 UTC
Deyun,

Can you please follow our bugzilla writing guide and provide us more information on this issue?

https://bugzilla.xamarin.com/page.cgi?id=bug-writing.html

For example, we will want to know the exact version information that is being used, and a way that we can reproduce this.

Some other questions might include: Does this happen on Visual Studio 2017 or Visual Studio for Mac? Is this only isolated to Visual Studio 2015? 

In all, please provide:

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