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  1. Create an interface in Visual Studio which represents the view, code behind, view model, and navigation.

    I'm constantly flipping between views, code behind, and the view models. I wish it was easier to maneuver in Visual Studio. In the way the code behind is a sub object of the view, a new object should encompass both the view and view model. Putting view models in a separate folder makes code navi difficult IMO. Similarly, there should be a visual studio tool that lets you drag and drop the object which ecompasses the view, code behind, and view model into any appropriate navigation schemes.

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    • Visual F# iOS Project Support for Visual Studio (+Templates)

      Please can you add support for opening (and creating) F# iOS projects in Visual Studio (equivalent to the current C# iOS VS templates)? This is particularly important for F# people, because Xamarin Studio does not yet have intellisense between C# and F# projects.

      We use C# projects for the UI (due to storyboard support) and then put all the meat in F#, so adding these templates would mean we could switch between VS (for intellisense) and XS (for designer stuff) at will. At the moment, we have to create VS specific projects and add files to both the VS and…

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      • Create Xamarin.Webasm as another supported platform

        enable C# users already using Xamarin for platform independent development to re-use their code in browser applications. Write a C# (or better a IL) to Webasm compiler. Create a minimal set of .NET Framework functionality. Enable Portable DLLs to be directly compiled to WebAsm. Port parts of Xamarin.Forms to create HTML-DOM-based User Interfaces.

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        • Xamarin.Forms for Wearable Device Development

          I would like to Suggest to have Xamarin.Forms for Wearable Device Development and Documentation.

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          • QA

            is it possible that i create a new project and when I click the run button it works like any decent compiler

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            • document outline to also work when in axml code-view

              the document outline currently only works when you are in design view of the axml document.

              please also make it work in code, view so we can quickly navigate, find and edit

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              • .NET Core Base Xamarin

                Title is Clear.

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                • Have an option to automatically connect to a build host if it is the only one on the network

                  I am the only developer at my company doing Xamarin development at the moment. I am the only person using the build host. It would be great if my machine would auto connect to it the build host instead of popping up with the window "one or more build hosts were detected". This would definitely need to be something that would turned off by default.

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                  • More options with Info.plist like with Xamarin Studio

                    There is no source tab like in Xamarin Studio on Mac to change values like `Status bar is initially hidden`. You can only edit the XML directly.

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