Bug 7232 - External Storage gets deleted whenever deploying an app
Summary: External Storage gets deleted whenever deploying an app
Alias: None
Product: Android
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Tools and Addins ()
Version: 4.2.x
Hardware: Macintosh Mac OS
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-09-17 13:35 UTC by Frank A. Krueger
Modified: 2012-09-17 13:46 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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

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Description Frank A. Krueger 2012-09-17 13:35:39 UTC
Using my: Nexus 7, 4.1.1
With: Mac MonoDevelop, and MA 4.2.5

Every time I deploy my app, the external storage gets deleted. I cannot find any options to prevent this.

The storage directory I'm using is:

System.IO.Path.Combine (

I expect that it shouldn't do this, or that is an option to prevent it.
Comment 1 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-09-17 13:46:49 UTC
Here is the option: http://screencast.com/t/v4ByxhYKf