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How to download xamarin studio for mac os sierra?

I have downloaded studio for mac but when i am going to create project at that time xamarin.ios and is disabled and i just stuck with that screen.


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  • ChrisHamonsChrisHamons USForum Administrator, Xamarin Team Xamurai

    So if "xamarin.ios and is disabled" then I believe you likely have one of two things occurring:

    • You do not have Xamarin.iOS or Android installed. You can check this by checking this menu Visual Studio Community -> About -> Show Details
    • If they are installed, then you don't have SDKs in the expected locations. Check the menu Visual Studio Community -> Preferences -> SDK Locations both Apple and Android and see if they are pointed to a locations that exists and have a green checkbox.

    If neither helps resolve your issue, get a copy of your IDE log (Help -> Open Log Directory -> IDE.log) and either contact your Microsoft support contact if you have one or post it here and file a bug (

  • RichaGajjarRichaGajjar USMember ✭✭

    I don't wanna download visual studio. This is xamarin studio . Do you have any idea how to solve this in xamarin studio? Thanks in Advance.

  • RichaGajjarRichaGajjar USMember ✭✭

    Can you provide the link to download xamarin studio for mac os sierra along with xamarin.ios and
    I have downloaded xamarin studio through following link but as i discussed and xamarin.ios option is disabled so can you tell me how to solve this problem? Thanks in Advance.

  • ChrisHamonsChrisHamons USForum Administrator, Xamarin Team Xamurai

    You want to use the installer from here:

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