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On creating a new Universal iOS project to support iPhone and iPad, there used to be separate sections for iPad Deployment Info and iPhone Deployment info. In current Aloha of XS, there is only on generic Deployment Info section, so separate settings for Device Orientations, etc can not be made for iPad and iPhone in the GUI editor.
## Steps to reproduce
1. Open XS Mac and create a new iOS Universal Single View solution to target both iPhone and iPad.
2. OPen the Info.plist file in the GUI editor.
Expected result: Will have separate Deployment Info sections for iPad and iPhone
Actual result: Only one generic Deployment Info section is present.
## Regression status
This is a regression in the current Alpha build (C7)
BAD: 6.0 (build 4520)
GOOD: 5.10.2 (build 56)
## Environment (non-working)
=== Xamarin Studio ===
Version 6.0 (build 4520)
Installation UUID: 964c531b-d928-456b-a9ae-e1f82266b360
Mono 4.3.2 (mono-4.3.2-branch/ba2e5e4) (64-bit)
GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)
Package version: 403020467
=== Xamarin.Profiler ===
Location: /Applications/Xamarin Profiler.app/Contents/MacOS/Xamarin Profiler
=== Xamarin.Android ===
Version: 184.108.40.2064 (Business Edition)
Android SDK: /Users/apple/Library/Developer/Xamarin/android-sdk-mac_x86
Supported Android versions:
4.0.3 (API level 15)
4.1 (API level 16)
4.2 (API level 17)
4.3 (API level 18)
4.4 (API level 19)
5.0 (API level 21)
5.1 (API level 22)
6.0 (API level 23)
SDK Tools Version: 24.4.1
SDK Platform Tools Version: 23.1
SDK Build Tools Version: 23.0.2
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.7.0_79"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_79-b15)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 24.79-b02, mixed mode)
=== Xamarin Android Player ===
Location: /Applications/Xamarin Android Player.app
=== Apple Developer Tools ===
Xcode 7.2.1 (9548.1)
=== Xamarin.iOS ===
Version: 220.127.116.114 (Business Edition)
Build date: 2016-02-24 16:50:28-0500
=== Xamarin.Mac ===
Version: 18.104.22.1684 (Business Edition)
=== Build Information ===
Release ID: 600004520
Git revision: a354b2cb9df4b96f50b0ccb960dbdd5a9155510c
Build date: 2016-02-18 14:52:07-05
Xamarin addins: 8e54979f23feee160d245a3c33e43e77779b1eb4
Build lane: monodevelop-lion-master
=== Operating System ===
Mac OS X 10.11.3
Darwin Jons-iMac.local 15.3.0 Darwin Kernel Version 15.3.0
Thu Dec 10 18:40:58 PST 2015
It was removed on purpose to match Xcode behavior.
Ah, OK. Thought something like that might be the case.
So now one has to control the orientations in the View Controllers themselves for desired supported orientations between iPad and iPhone?
(Just in case anyone runs across this bug and wonders "well how do I set the iPad differently than iPhone then?")
They could do that or edit Info.plist in the [Source] tab and add the ~iphone/~ipad keys.