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# Steps to reproduce
# Expected behavior
The solution is opened
# Actual behavior
The solution is stuck on loading
# Supplemental info (logs, images, videos)
# Test environment (full version information)
VS Community 2015 upgrade 2
To investigate the issue further, we'll need some information:
Please go to VS - Help - About Microsoft Visual Studio... - Copy Info
and share that full information with us.
Given that VS is stuck on loading, according to your description, then please zip the logs from last 7 days, as you won't be able to get the last session logs.
Go to VS - Help - Xamarin - Zip Logs...(last 7 days)
# Specific test case information
What kind of solution are you trying to Open? Does it have an Android project? iOS project? PCLs? Xamarin.Forms?
It would be ideal if you can share us a failing sample solution code.
Thanks for reporting.
This problem occurred two weeks ago. It did take a day to resolve and in the end I'm not even sure what exactly fixed it. My solution had 3 android projects and multiple class libraries. From memory, I tried deleting the .vs file which allowed the solution to load. Then updating all nuget packages and restarting/cleaning/rebuilding everything. Sorry I can't give you any more information.
Microsoft Visual Studio Community 2015
Version 14.0.25123.00 Update 2
Microsoft .NET Framework
Installed Version: Community
Visual Basic 2015 00322-20000-00000-AA231
Microsoft Visual Basic 2015
Visual C# 2015 00322-20000-00000-AA231
Microsoft Visual C# 2015
Visual C++ 2015 00322-20000-00000-AA231
Microsoft Visual C++ 2015
Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU 00322-20000-00000-AA231
Windows Phone SDK 8.0 - ENU
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio Package 5.2.60328.3
Application Insights Tools for Visual Studio
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015.1 (Beta8) 14.1.11106.0
ASP.NET and Web Tools 2015.1 (Beta8)
ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2012.2 4.1.41102.0
For additional information, visit http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=309563
ASP.NET Web Frameworks and Tools 2013 5.2.40314.0
For additional information, visit http://www.asp.net/
Clang with Microsoft CodeGen 14.0.25115
Clang with Microsoft CodeGen
Common Azure Tools 1.7
Provides common services for use by Azure Mobile Services and Microsoft Azure Tools.
KofePackagePackage Extension 1.0
KofePackagePackage Visual Studio Extension Detailed Info
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools 1.4
Microsoft Azure Mobile Services Tools
Microsoft MI-Based Debugger 1.0
Provides support for connecting Visual Studio to MI compatible debuggers
NuGet Package Manager 3.4.4
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 Data Tools 14.0.60311.1
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools
TypeScript tools for Visual Studio
Visual C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (Android) 14.0.25116.00
Visual C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (Android)
Visual C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (iOS) 14.0.25116.00
Visual C++ for Cross Platform Mobile Development (iOS)
Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova Update 8.1
Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova
Visual Studio Tools for Universal Windows Apps 14.0.25208.00
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 188.8.131.520 (2e39740)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Android 184.108.40.206 (4e27558)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.iOS 220.127.116.113 (39ebb77)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS.
Marking it as resolved fixed as per comment 2.