James Montemagno
James Montemagno

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James Montemagno


Debug with the Xamarin Android Player from Visual Studio in VMWare or Parallels

I simply love using my Mac when combined with VMWare for development. I consider it the ultimate setup for mobile development with Visual Studio. Since everything is on the same machine the iOS simulator and Build Host just work. For Windows Phone nested virtualization with Hyper-V seems to just work (as long as you you follow the special setup guide from Nokia). However, my favorite platform, Android, seems to have fallen by the wayside. If you are inside of VMWare or Parallels it might seem li…

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