Bug 14261 - Projects that share the name with a solution folder cannot be opened in VS.
Summary: Projects that share the name with a solution folder cannot be opened in VS.
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Visual Studio Compatibility ()
Version: 4.1.8
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- normal
Target Milestone: master
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-08-27 04:27 UTC by kissling
Modified: 2015-03-09 14:38 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description kissling 2013-08-27 04:27:31 UTC
When a project shares the name with a solution folder, Visual Studio doesn't load the project and displays the message:

Microsoft Visual Studio
The solution already contains an item named '***'.

When saving in Visual Studio, the project gets removed from the solution, making it necessary to re-add it in Xamarin Studio.

The exact structure of my solution is:

+ Solution Folder 1
+ Solution Folder 2
+ Solution Folder 3
  + ***  (Solution Folder)
  + ***  (Project)

Verison information:

=== Xamarin Studio ===

Version 4.1.9 (build 6)
Installation UUID: 938751df-f7a5-457d-b87b-379763e0ada1
	Mono 3.2.2 ((no/a0fc6ba)
	GTK+ 2.24.20 theme: Raleigh
	GTK# (
	Package version: 302020000

=== Apple Developer Tools ===

Xcode 5.0 (3329.43)
Build 5A11365x

=== Xamarin.iOS ===

Version: (Business Edition)
Hash: d46e8f2
Build date: 2013-19-08 09:52:00-0400

=== Xamarin.Android ===

Version: 4.8.2 (Business Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/***/Library/Developer/Xamarin/android-sdk-mac_x86
	Supported Android versions:
		2.1   (API level 7)
		2.2   (API level 8)
		2.3   (API level 10)
		3.1   (API level 12)
		4.0   (API level 14)
		4.0.3 (API level 15)
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.6.0_51"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_51-b11-457-11M4509)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 20.51-b01-457, mixed mode)

=== Xamarin.Mac ===

Xamarin.Mac: Not Installed

=== Build Information ===

Release ID: 401090006
Git revision: 123fc693ab9ba2690f93fcfe2cd3499335049ff4
Build date: 2013-08-06 15:11:38+0000
Xamarin addins: ad4a498b75333e43547e87574c1ec8c7cae05de0

=== Operating System ===

Mac OS X 10.8.4
Darwin ***.local 12.4.0 Darwin Kernel Version 12.4.0
    Wed May  1 17:57:12 PDT 2013
    root:xnu-2050.24.15~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64

Visual Studio Version information:

Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2012
Version 11.0.60610.01 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.5.50709

Installed Version: Professional

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Xamarin.Android   4.8.02054 (dac24182)
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