Product version: AppBuilder 3.7.5
Released: August 23, 2017
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The universal desktop client is known to have the following issues.
In the universal desktop client, the Bower section in the Manage Packages wizard cannot be loaded and the following error message appears:
Package retrieval timed out..
Workaround: Close and then reopen the Manage Packages dialog and try again.
When you develop a NativeScript + TypeScript app, some operations might cause the universal desktop client to hang. For example, migrating between NativeScript versions or compiling large
Workaround: Restart the universal desktop client.
When you attempt to install or update the universal desktop client or the classic Windows desktop client on Windows systems, a message that AppBuilder is untrusted or not commonly downloaded might appear.
Recently, Windows has started enforcing authenticode code signing and timestamping of third-party applications. This breaking change causes Windows Smartscreen to issue warnings for multiple third-party programs, including AppBuilder.
Workaround: Click Run anyway and proceed with the AppBuilder installation.
- General Known Issues
- Known Issues with Frameworks
- Known Issues with Mobile Devices and Platforms
- Known Issues in the In-Browser Client
- Known Issues in the Windows Client
- Known Issues in the Extension for Visual Studio
- Known Issues in the Command-Line Interface and the Package for Sublime Text
- Known Issues in the Companion Apps