Bug 28879 - Adding a new asset catalog in Visual Studio generates an exception
Summary: Adding a new asset catalog in Visual Studio generates an exception
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: General ()
Version: 3.9
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-04-08 06:10 UTC by Corrado Cavalli
Modified: 2016-12-22 22:02 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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

Error message (7.92 KB, image/png)
2015-04-08 06:10 UTC, Corrado Cavalli

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Description Corrado Cavalli 2015-04-08 06:10:24 UTC
Create a new iOS app (Single View app) right click on Asset Catalog and select "Add asset catalog", attached exception appears
Comment 1 Corrado Cavalli 2015-04-08 06:10:45 UTC
Created attachment 10671 [details]
Error message
Comment 2 Sadik Ali 2015-04-24 10:12:15 UTC
I have checked this issue but unable to reproduce the given behavior.When I right click on Asset Catalog and select "Add Asset Catalog" it added without throwing any exception.Here is the screencast.

Screencast: http://www.screencast.com/t/zOCV4zNn

It would be great If you provide the Environment Info,Ide logs and output of this issue.

#Environment Info >> Help>About Microsoft Visual Studio
#Ide Logs >> Help > Zip Xamarin Logs

Environment Info:

Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013
Version 12.0.31101.00 Update 4
Microsoft .NET Framework
Version 4.5.50938

Installed Version: Professional

Xamarin   3.9.547.0 (20fd2f0)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.Android (86274adfc6418b4c3a9d67734eb871163859b51c)
Visual Studio plugin to enable development for Xamarin.Android.

Xamarin.iOS (02a05754f85064ec222c8a1a975761debfe7122d)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.

Xamarin.iOS Unified Migration   1.0
Automated migration for Xamarin iOS Classic projects to Unified


I also check this issue with XVS 3.11.448 and XI and getting same behavior.
Comment 3 Jose Gallardo 2016-12-22 22:02:48 UTC
As we've introduced several improvements around Assets Catalog support, I'll mark the bug as resolved fixed.
Please feel free to reopen it if you can still reproduce the issue with current bits.