Bug 16451 - Can't change Android version in Project properties
Summary: Can't change Android version in Project properties
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 16434
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: 1.8.x
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: 3.7
Assignee: vsx
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-11-26 05:01 UTC by Mattia
Modified: 2014-07-31 05:54 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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

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Description Mattia 2013-11-26 05:01:51 UTC
With VS2013, Win8.1 and Xamarin.Android 4.10.01073 (all very fresh installs), when I go to Project->Properties->Application (of a brand new project, the starting template) and try to change any of the Android versions (target,minimum,compile) I receive an messagebox with "Exception from HRESULT 0x8000FFFF E_UNEXPECTED".
I can't close anymore the properties window, because I receive the same messagebox, even selecting the original version.
Only way to close VS2013 is to kill it.
The project builds and run. 

Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013
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Version 4.5.51641

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Comment 1 Saurabh 2013-11-26 13:36:53 UTC
I have checked this issue with X.Android 4.10.01073 and VS 2013. But I am unable to reproduce this issue.

I am able to change Android versions (target,minimum,compile) without any error/exception.

Screencast: http://screencast.com/t/DbCC2ZiMoq9a

Environment info:
VS 2013
X.Android 4.10.01073
X.iOS 1.8.365

Could you please a screencast with the issue?
Comment 2 Mattia 2013-11-26 17:11:47 UTC
Here's the screencast:

Comment 3 Prashant manu 2013-11-28 04:00:04 UTC
I am also able to reproduce this issue. This is the screencast for the same: http://screencast.com/t/9vb50fKc0EIM

VS 2013
X.Android 4.10.01073
X.iOS 1.8.365
Comment 4 Jose Miguel Torres 2014-07-31 05:54:50 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 16434 ***