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Enabling Xamarin Live Player in VS 2017 version 15.4 & VS for Mac 7.2

JamesMontemagnoJamesMontemagno USForum Administrator, Xamarin Team, Developer Group Leader Xamurai

We have updated our documentation for your first run experience.

In VS 2017 version 15.4:

  • Open Visual Studio 2017 Preview.
  • Go to Tools > Options... and select the Xamarin > Other tab.
  • Tick Enable Xamarin Live Player:

In Visual Studio for Mac:

  • Open Visual Studio for Mac.
  • Go to Visual Studio > Preferences... and select the Projects -> Xamarin Live Player (Preview)
  • Tick Enable Xamarin Live Player:


  • MarcioOrdonezMarcioOrdonez USMember ✭✭

    Cool !!! And what moment will appear QR code for scan? (I'm using VS 2017 [15.4])

  • Umar3xUmar3x FRMember ✭✭✭
    edited October 2017


    I know its listed as non-compatible with Live player for now but as info, are there any plans for supporting custom renderers with live player ?

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