Notice (2018-05-24): bugzilla.xamarin.com is now in
Please join us on
Visual Studio Developer Community and in the
Mono organizations on
GitHub to continue tracking issues. Bugzilla will remain
available for reference in read-only mode. We will continue to work
on open Bugzilla bugs, copy them to the new locations
as needed for follow-up, and add the new items under Related
Our sincere thanks to everyone who has contributed on this bug
tracker over the years. Thanks also for your understanding as we
make these adjustments and improvements for the future.
Please create a new report on
Developer Community with
your current version information, steps to reproduce, and relevant error
messages or log files if you are hitting an issue that looks similar to
this resolved bug and you do not yet see a matching new report.
The MFA UI Designer for VS does not seem to be updating its display properly when changing API level, orientation, and screen size. Saving the axml file, closing it, and opening it again causes the display to update. Also, popping the axml designer window out of the toolbar causes the display to update. Changing a property in the actual xml code and saving that change only occasionally causes the designer display to update.
I was unable to reproduce any designer update issues in MFA 4.2.1, it is a recent issue.
VS 2010: http://screencast.com/t/Z4B8Jxml
VS 2012: http://screencast.com/t/UNvNgU5yia
Another strange bug is shown in the following youtube video, which shows the spinner widget not displaying correctly. I was able to repro this spinner issue, the widget display only seems to be broken for the ICS previewer.
win7x64 VM on OSX Mountain Lion host
VS 2012 & VS 2010
MFA 4.2.4 & MFA 18.104.22.168017294
Fixed in MD 22.214.171.124