Bug 19900 - User is shown latest platform which is not installed on machine
Summary: User is shown latest platform which is not installed on machine
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android ()
Version: 3.0
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: dean.ellis
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-05-19 10:58 UTC by narayanp
Modified: 2014-06-05 07:51 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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

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Description narayanp 2014-05-19 10:58:38 UTC
Steps to reproduce:
Condition: User should have latest API 18 installed on machine.
1. Create or open android application.
2. Open project option->Application.
3. Select dropdown for 'Compile using Android version'.
4. Observe that is is showing UseLatestPlatform as API19

Actual Result: 'Compile using Android version' dropdown showing UseLatestPlatform as API19 while I am having latest API 18 installed in Android SDK Manager.

Expected Result: Project option should display UseLatestPlatform as latest API which is installed in Android SDK manager.

Supplement info:

Environment details:
VS 2013/2012/2010
Xamarin for Windows 2.0.105(X.Android 

Regression Status:
NOT A REGRESSION: same behavior happening with stable X.Android 4.12.3-3
Comment 1 dean.ellis 2014-05-21 11:19:36 UTC
Fixed in XamarinVS/master/1d94839c65
Comment 2 Akhilesh kumar 2014-06-05 07:51:42 UTC
I have checked this issue with following builds:

VS 2013
Xamarin (c376d19d2984310ff50a6e741e3e3e9ce4f920a5)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and

Now, project option displays UseLatestPlatform as latest API which is currently installed in Android SDK manager.

Screencast: http://www.screencast.com/t/9efE8r43SFQ

Hence, closing this issue.