The latest version of Visual Studio 2022 for Mac is now supported on MacinCloud Managed Servers with macOS Monterey or later. This version of Visual Studio currently supports the latest version of Xamarin.iOS. Try a Mac Server with Visual Studio for Mac pre-installed by obtaining a Managed Server Plan to quickly get started! 


If you do not see the latest version of Visual Studio 2022 for Mac installed on your server, please contact our Support Help Desk to request a software update.



What's New?

  • Fixed an issue where XAML files appeared blank initially after loading or creating a project
  • Added support for .Net SDKs to 6.0.301 and 3.1.420
  • Added security against vulnerabilities 



Installed Components:

  • .Net Core SDK 6.0.301 and 3.1.420
  • .Net Core Runtime 6.0.6
  • Xamarin.Android 12.3.3.3
  • Xamarin.Mac 8.10.0.5
  • Xamarin.iOS 15.10.0.5
  • Xamarin.Profiler 1.8.0.19



Xamarin.iOS Remote Build with Microsoft Visual Studio for Mac:

If you wish to utilize Xamarin's Build Host feature with MacinCloud Managed Server Plans, please select the "enable remote build port" add-on at checkout. Notice that Xamarin.iOS Build Host app is no longer required for remote build.



System Requirements:

Visual Studio 2022 is supported on macOS Monterey.



External Resources:

Visual Studio for Mac Release Notes

Visual Studio for Mac Support




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