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Created attachment 16139 [details]
To expose the error messages
I have installed Xamarin upon visual studio 2015. I newly created one Blank App(Native Portable) project. Then I opened App1.Droid->Resources->Layout->Main.axml it throws error like "The installed Android SDK is too old. Version 24.3.4 or newer is required. Please update to the latest version.". I am not able to proceed further. I have installed packages from online. I don;t have local copy for the Xamarin setup while installing. Can you please provide me the steps to resolve it and make the application work?
Created attachment 16140 [details]
To expose the error messages
I opened the Android SDK Manager. I tried to install the packages, the system throws error, not able to install.
Same thing with MAC version.
Xamarin Studio Community
Version 6.0.2 (build 73)
Installation UUID: 7c6ce93e-cd67-4bed-822c-c501a6ca969c
Mono 4.4.2 (mono-4.4.0-branch-c7sr1/f72fe45) (64-bit)
GTK+ 2.24.23 (Raleigh theme)
Package version: 404020011
Apple Developer Tools
Xcode 7.3.1 (10188.1)
Version: 188.8.131.52 (Xamarin Studio Community)
Build date: 2016-07-28 12:17:02-0400
Version: 184.108.40.206 (Xamarin Studio Community)
Version: 220.127.116.11 (Xamarin Studio Community)
Android SDK: /Users/user1/Library/Developer/Xamarin/android-sdk-macosx
Supported Android versions:
SDK Tools Version: 25.1.7
SDK Platform Tools Version: 24.0.1
SDK Build Tools Version:
Java SDK: /usr
java version "1.8.0_66"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_66-b17)
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.66-b17, mixed mode)
Android Designer EPL code available here:
Xamarin Android Player
Location: /Applications/Xamarin Android Player.app
Release ID: 600020073
Git revision: a6f7a24a9723a2d4f5d33c176615b0d44703ab5b
Build date: 2016-07-26 13:36:15-04
Xamarin addins: f5acb37866a0141bc5ddbe95118f18dae4014568
Build lane: monodevelop-lion-cycle7-sr1
Mac OS X 10.11.5
This was fixed in later updates.
Just a note: this issue is not related to components or the Mobile API, but rather the Android designer.