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1. Open existing project with layouts
2. edit layout in Source tab
3. layout edit is visible in "Content" tab.
4. No option to save the layout file is available.
5. close layout file window. No prompt to save is shown
6. open layout file, edits from step 2 are lost.
Also, of note, if you edit the layout and build and deploy, the edits are not present.
Installation UUID: 40d946c6-8af9-47ff-91b5-b1bf54b50e86
Microsoft .NET 4.0.30319.544
Mono for Android: 126.96.36.199540401
Android SDK: d:\Android\android-sdk
Supported Android versions:
1.6 (API level 4)
2.1 (API level 7)
2.2 (API level 8)
2.3 (API level 10)
3.1 (API level 12)
3.2 (API level 13)
4.0 (API level 14)
4.0.3 (API level 15)
4.1 (API level 16)
Java SDK: C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jdk1.6.0_31
No build info
Windows 6.1.7601.65536 (64-bit)
I'm also having something similar
- Open a solution
- Open a layout.
- Changing the layout visually doesn't enable the save button.
Pressing Ctrl + S doesn't save either and no warning of not saving. So closing the layout and reopening looses all changes!
If I go to the source and make any change the save is enabled.
Please mark as HIGH priority.
Are you seeing this problem with MonoDevelop or Visual Studio?
Visual Studio 2010
I see this mainly in MonoDevelop!
The MonoDevelop issue is fixed.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 7477 ***
Today, with the latest builds:
And now the issue does not exists. As the user is successfully able to save the layout edits.
Hence, closing this issue.