Bug 44687 - Cannot see Device Log for Android Emulator in Visual Studio 2015
Summary: Cannot see Device Log for Android Emulator in Visual Studio 2015
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: General ()
Version: 4.2.0 (C8)
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
: --- major
Target Milestone: 4.3.0 (C9)
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-09-23 16:40 UTC by Jose Gallardo
Modified: 2016-10-03 09:05 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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

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Description Jose Gallardo 2016-09-23 16:40:07 UTC
This is a regression reported on the forums:

# Steps to reproduce
Using Visual Studio 2015:
1. Create a new Android app project.
2. Start debugging on Android Emulator
3. Open Device Log Window

# Expected behavior

Android Emulator can be selected in the device dropdown for Device Log, and once selected the device log from emulator is directed to that window.

# Actual behavior

Android Emulator doesn't appear in the device dropdown.

# Test environment (full version information)

Xamarin  (cycle8)
Also reproducible with
Comment 1 xamarin-release-manager 2016-09-23 16:45:08 UTC
Fixed in version (master)

Author: Jose Gallardo
Commit: ce2b253683847a509bfd2bc3e266b5565123fac5 (xamarin/XamarinVS)
Comment 2 xamarin-release-manager 2016-09-23 17:10:13 UTC
Fixed in version (cycle8)

Author: Jose Gallardo
Commit: eb66e16fb8671a1d79e49dcce14ecb7afdd26653 (xamarin/XamarinVS)
Comment 3 Arpit Jha 2016-10-03 09:05:19 UTC
I have checked this issue with master XVS and observed that I am able to created android emulator log in VS 2015

Screencast : http://www.screencast.com/t/TVzmrf8jzkGJ

Hence closing this issue.