We have a whole host of new updates to support Apple’s latest previews including:
- iOS 13 and iPadOS 13
- tvOS 13
- watchOS 6
- Xcode 11
To see what’s new in this preview, known issues, and a full API diff, check out the release notes.
How to Get Started
- Download and install the Xcode 11 beta from the Apple Developer Portal.
- In Visual Studio for Mac, select Visual Studio > Check for Updates, select the Xcode 11 Previews channel, and install the available updates.
- In Visual Studio for Mac, select Visual Studio > Preferences > Projects > SDK Locations > Apple and select Xcode-beta.app.
- (Optional – Visual Studio 2019 only) Download and install the Xcode 11 preview support VSIX.
Note: News seems to indicate there will be another GM from Apple early next week. Additionally we will have an update to improve template and remote simulator support.
And that’s it! You can now begin building your apps against Xcode 11 and utilize the available iOS 13 APIs within your Xamarin apps. Detailed instructions can be found on the Xamarin Documentation Portal.
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