Xamarin Platform Initial Setup

Bhupesh Sharma
System Analyst at a tech vendor with 501-1,000 employees
In the very beginning, it was a bit complex because I was using Visual Studio 2015 which doesn’t come with a Xamarin module like Visual Studio 2017; you need to add it manually. View full review »
Michael Henke
Manager Mobile Software Development at Seamgen, LLC
The initial setup is very well documented and there are plenty of resources available to hit the ground running if you are an experienced developer already. For beginners, the entire setup can be overwhelming because it involves setting up development environments for iOS, Android, and Windows at the same time if you want to target all three. View full review »
Neha_Gupta
Software Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
Initial setup is straightforward. Microsoft has combined Visual Studio and Xamarin Studio so you just need to download the installer and follows the instructions. That’s it. View full review »
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Konstantin Semenenko
Xamarin Developer
Everything was simple. Besides, on GitHub there are always good examples. Although, you need to understand the native SDK a bit. View full review »
CXamarine85a
C#/Xamarin/Mobile Technical Lead at a tech vendor with 1-10 employees
Using early versions of Xamarin, especially VS on Windows for developing iOS, were a mess. But now, with the latest installer, it is really straightforward. View full review »
Fo328ndr9
Founder and CEO at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The initial setup was easy. View full review »
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