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Visual Studio fails to build/show the Intellisense after installing the Xamarin for VS Alpha Channel 6 (v184.108.40.2066-cycle6+5abb0de).
Also, it hangs time-to-time hands with message 'Waiting for try to complete parse'
Created attachment 13444 [details]
Adding the current workaround:
1. Open the solution directory in File Explorer
2. Delete the .suo file (before opening the solution in VS)
3. Show hidden files (option is in the ribbon) and delete the .vs folder (VS 2015 only).
4. Open the solution in VS.
5. Don't make any changes to the solution once it is loaded.
6. Open and close any XAML files without making any changes or typing anything.
7. Close the solution and re-open it.
Note: this is a dupe of private internal bug #34023and has to do with Forms XAML Intellisense.
As per comment 2 and comment 4, this issue is duplicate of bug 34023.
So, I have checked bug 34023 and able to reproduce it at my end.
Here is the screencast regarding same: http://www.screencast.com/t/oYWFWn9B
Hence, I am changing the status of this issue as confirmed.
IDE logs: https://gist.github.com/anonymous/7cda9618296f8183b08f
Environment Info: https://gist.github.com/anonymous/fed3fffd105e1b485b30
Could you verify this still happens with the latest version of Xamarin and Visual Studio?
We have switched to using the built-in XAML language service in VS2015+, which works much better and should solve these issues.
I can not reproduce this issue when creating a new Xamarin Forms PCL or Shared solution.
However using the steps to reproduce from bug #34023 , I am still able to reproduce this issue. I will update that bug report to reflect this finding.
Microsoft Visual Studio Enterprise 2015
Version 14.0.25431.01 Update 3
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Enterprise
Architecture and Modeling Tools 00322-90001-97244-AA335
Microsoft Architecture and Modeling Tools
UML® and Unified Modeling Language™ are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Object Management Group, Inc. in the United States and other countries.
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Applications 2015 00322-90001-97244-AA335
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Applications 2015
Visual Basic 2015 00322-90001-97244-AA335
Microsoft Visual Basic 2015
Visual C# 2015 00322-90001-97244-AA335
Microsoft Visual C# 2015
Visual C++ 2015 00322-90001-97244-AA335
Microsoft Visual C++ 2015
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package 7.18.00214.2
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015.1 14.1.21111.0
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015.1
ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2012.2 4.1.41102.0
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ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2013 5.2.40314.0
For additional information, visit http://www.asp.net/
Azure App Service Tools v2.9.6 14.0.21111.0
Azure App Service Tools v2.9.6
Azure Data Lake Node 1.0
This package contains the Data Lake integration nodes for Server Explorer.
Azure Data Lake Tools for Visual Studio 2.2.2100.0
Microsoft Azure Data Lake Tools for Visual Studio
Common Azure Tools 1.8
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.
A Visual Studio Extension that brings the GitHub Flow into Visual Studio.
Merq 1.1.17-rc (cba4571)
Command Bus, Event Stream and Async Manager for Visual Studio extensions.
Microsoft .NET Core Tools (Preview 2) 14.1.21111.0
Microsoft .NET Core Tools (Preview 2)
Microsoft Azure Hive Query Language Service 2.2.2100.0
Language service for Hive query
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools 1.4
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools
Microsoft Azure Tools 2.9
Microsoft Azure Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 - v2.9.41104.6
Mono Debugging for Visual Studio Mono.Debugging.VisualStudio
Support for debugging Mono processes with Visual Studio.
NuGet Package Manager 3.5.0
NuGet Package Manager in Visual Studio. For more information about NuGet, visit http://docs.nuget.org/.
PreEmptive Analytics Visualizer 1.2
Microsoft Visual Studio extension to visualize aggregated summaries from the PreEmptive Analytics product.
SQL Server Analysis Services 13.0.1701.8
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services Designer
SQL Server Data Tools 14.0.61021.0
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools
SQL Server Integration Services
Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services Designer
SQL Server Reporting Services 13.0.1701.8
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services Designers
Hosting json editor into a tool window
TypeScript tools for Visual Studio
Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows Apps 14.0.25527.01
The Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows apps allow you to build a single universal app experience that can reach every device running Windows 10: phone, tablet, PC, and more. It includes the Microsoft Windows 10 Software Development Kit.
Xamarin 220.127.116.11 (3f99c5a)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Android 18.104.22.168 (b16fb82)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.iOS 10.8.0.174 (7656cc6)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 57281 ***