Bug 52407 - Failure to update/install Xamarin 4.3.664 - File contains corrupted data
Summary: Failure to update/install Xamarin 4.3.664 - File contains corrupted data
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Installer ()
Version: 4.3.0 (C9)
Hardware: PC Windows
: Normal normal
Target Milestone: 15.3
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-02-08 20:39 UTC by Mark West
Modified: 2017-06-21 20:06 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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

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Description Mark West 2017-02-08 20:39:36 UTC
Failure to update/install Xamarin on Win10 Enterprise Build 14986.rs_prerelease.1661202-1928

step 1: attempt to update Vstudio, most components ok, Xamarin failed with error (log below)
step 2: uninstall Vstudio, reboot win10
step 3: download new copy of Vstudio installer
step 4: attempt to install Vstudio, most components ok, Xamarin failed with error (log below)


The product failed to install the listed workloads and components due to one or more package failures.

Incomplete workloads
    Mobile development with .NET (Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.NetCrossPlat,version=15.0.26206.0)

Incomplete components
    Xamarin (Component.Xamarin,version=15.0.26206.0)

You can search for solutions using the information below, modify your selections for the above workloads and components and retry the installation, or remove the product from your machine.

Following is a collection of individual package failures that led to the incomplete workloads and components above. To search for existing reports of these specific problems, please copy and paste the URL from each package failure into a web browser. If the issue has already been reported, you can find solutions or workarounds there. If the issue has not been reported, you can create a new issue where other people will be able to find solutions or workarounds.

Package 'Xamarin.VisualStudio,version=4.3.664' failed to install.
    Search URL: https://aka.ms/VSSetupErrorReports?q=PackageId=Xamarin.VisualStudio;PackageAction=Install;ReturnCode=-2146233033
    Impacted workloads
        Mobile development with .NET (Microsoft.VisualStudio.Workload.NetCrossPlat,version=15.0.26206.0)
    Impacted components
        Xamarin (Component.Xamarin,version=15.0.26206.0)
        Return code: -2146233033
        Return code details: File contains corrupted data.
Comment 1 Jose Gallardo 2017-03-08 12:13:30 UTC
Hi Mark,

We cannot reproduce the issue in our end. Can you please confirm if you see the same issue with VS 2017 RTW?


Comment 2 Adrian Alonso 2017-06-21 20:06:22 UTC
We could not reproduce the issue and we did not get any response from the user. Please feel free to reopen if necessary.