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Description of Problem:
MFA 4.2.5 on VS2012 RC + Win8 RP. When debugging, it takes quite a while to go into the debugging state and you can not use compound expression in Watch window like button.Text, it will become Text and will not evaluate.
Steps to reproduce the problem:
1. Start VS2012 debugging for MFA project, setup a breakpoint, hit the breakpoint
2. Input a compound variable in the Watch window like button.Text
The button.Text becomes just Text and will not evaluate next time the breakpoint is hit
button.Text keeps being button.Text and should always evaluate correctly
How often does this happen?
I'm using the emulator for the debugging
I have checked this issue with XVS 3.11.666 and it works fine at my end .
For now I am closing this issue.
Screencast : http://www.screencast.com/t/Mt1JGLPc
Feel free to reopen if You are facing this issue again.
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2012
Version 11.0.50727.1 RTMREL
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Professional
Xamarin 3.11.823.0 (079165f)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Android 18.104.22.168 (f98871a95a479f6d71b3067b7e5834d41fcb2118)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Forms Intellisense 1.0
Provides intellisense for Xamarin.Forms in the XML editor.
Xamarin.iOS 22.214.171.124 (1ebb3ca75e5ea92595284cb84c7d29c6e09ce324)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
Xamarin.iOS Unified Migration 1.0
Automated migration for Xamarin iOS Classic projects to Unified
Early preview of Xamarin Test Cloud integration