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Step to reproduce:
1. Open VS 2010/2012/2013
2. Create any Android application
3. Open Main.axml file
An error appears when we open android designer file(Main.axml) for any Android template.
Android designer should be loaded successfully without any error.
Regression Status:Regression,This issue is working fine with Xam.Android 220.127.116.11
Looks like the PngEncoder issue again, I had this a while back will try to remember what caused it.
This happens when com.objectplanet.image.PngEncoder.jar is not properly copied to the java directory of the VS extension.
Can you see if you have com.objectplanet.image.PngEncoder.jar in
C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio <version>\Common7\IDE\Extensions\Xamarin\Xamarin for Visual Studio\<version>\java
I suspect its not there which is why this error is occurring.
We are not seeing "com.objectplanet.image.PngEncoder.jar" file at location specified in comment 3. Screencast: http://screencast.com/t/fZ8oflrC
Checked on All windows
Information was added -> Confirmed. Set to 1.12 Milestone.
Fixed in XamarinVS/master/d99e270017 and merged with the 1.12 branch
We have checked and now android designer opens up correctly.
XS for VS 18.104.22.168 (3f8cecdd5d00f0366e31218f111ce20c1c216cd0)