Bug 52498 - Blank App unable to create UWP project.
Summary: Blank App unable to create UWP project.
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Xamarin.Forms ()
Version: 4.3.0 (C9)
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Joaquin Jares
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-02-14 13:15 UTC by Niels
Modified: 2017-02-14 14:45 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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

Problem creating sub project UWP (5.19 KB, image/png)
2017-02-14 13:15 UTC, Niels

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Description Niels 2017-02-14 13:15:43 UTC
Created attachment 19812 [details]
Problem creating sub project UWP

In the latest VS17 (4.6.01586) with Xamarin ( creating a blank template results in an error (see attachment).

Reproduction Steps:
1) Start VS2017
2) Go to File > New Project > Cross Platform App
3) Select Blank App / Native
Comment 1 Niels 2017-02-14 13:24:56 UTC
Trying again gives me a more specific error:
"Unable to copy the file 'Windows_TemporaryKey.pfx' from the project template to the project. Cannot find file 'C:\Path\Windows_TemporaryKey.pfx'"
Comment 2 Joaquin Jares 2017-02-14 14:45:11 UTC
This has been fixed and will be available in the next release.