Bug 58050 - Hitting "ENTER" key in Android XML source-view places cursor in misalignment with rest of elements.
Summary: Hitting "ENTER" key in Android XML source-view places cursor in misalignment ...
Alias: None
Product: Visual Studio Extensions
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Android Designer ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
: --- major
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-07-10 15:13 UTC by Pierce Boggan [MSFT]
Modified: 2017-07-11 17:55 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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

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Description Pierce Boggan [MSFT] 2017-07-10 15:13:25 UTC
# Steps to reproduce
1. Create a blank Android app.
2. Open layout/Main.axml.
3. Switch from Design to Source view.
4. Place the cursor on the last character on the "android:orientation='vertical'" line.
5. Hit ENTER.

# Expected behavior
Cursor maintains alignment with rest of element spacing in layout.

# Actual behavior
Cursor randomly selects a position on the next line. This is a pretty major papercut, especially when you are adding lots of XML properties to controls and layouts in source view. Here is the bug in action:

# Test environment (full version information)
Environment Information: https://gist.github.com/pierceboggan/363ef465c39316b16a4299e351387165
Comment 1 Pierce Boggan [MSFT] 2017-07-10 15:35:45 UTC
In Visual Studio for Mac Preview 7.1 this functions as intended: