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Image showing the messages in the property window
I can not set the Hugging and Compression properties via the Designer because it says 'Error while creating this entry'.
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2017
Microsoft .NET Framework
Xamarin 188.8.131.529 (b63523e27)
Visual Studio extension to enable development for Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Android.
Xamarin.Android SDK 184.108.40.206 (2851083)
Xamarin.Android Reference Assemblies and MSBuild support.
Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Mac SDK 10.12.0.20 (80b8487)
Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Mac Reference Assemblies and MSBuild support.
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Windows 10 Pro
Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2017 Version 15.4.2
Mono Debugging for Visual Studio 4.7.4-pre (c2d89eb)
Xamarin 220.127.116.11 (70936af)
Xamarin.Android SDK 18.104.22.168 (HEAD/c2a33d8ea)
Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Mac SDK 22.214.171.124 (12e80e0)
In iOS storyboard it is impossible to edit/view Constraints' Hugging and Resistance priorities.
1) Create Xamarin iOS project
2) Open storyboard
3) Place any View on the Scene.
4) Select a View
5) Look at the Property page of the selected View
6) Go to Properties' Layout tab
7) Observe the Hugging and Resistance priority display red error message "Error while creating this entry"
2) Xamarin logs (7 days)
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Created attachment 25543 [details]
This was fixed by https://github.com/xamarin/designer/commit/4a334700cf7778055935c9f450cbaabce9b6d96e which landed several months ago. This should already be shipping as part of the 15.5 release cycle, which means things should work with the latest Visual Studio preview release.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 58919 ***
https://github.com/xamarin/designer/commit/4a334700cf7778055935c9f450cbaabce9b6d96e goes to 404
Thanks for the info. Will wait when 15.5 is available then.