Announcing EMDK for Xamarin v2.1

EMDK for Xamarin v2.1 Now Available


For details on this release, see the EMDK for Xamarin 2.1 About Page


Installing EMDK for Xamarin 2.1:

If you are not upgrading from EMDK for Xamarin 2.0, follow this Guide to get setup.


Upgrade to EMDK for Xamarin 2.1:

  1. Open your preferred IDE ( Visual Studio or Xamarin Studio)
  2. Open your IDE's Extention or Add-in Manager
    • Visual Studio -  Tools > Extensions and Updates
    • Xamarin Studio (MAC) - Xamarin Studio(menu) > Add-ins
    • Xamarin Studio (Windows)  - Tools  > Add-in Manager
  3. Look for Upgrade notification, and Install



  • After the recent Xamarin acquisition, Microsoft has announced that the Xamarin Studio is no longer supported on Windows.  Microsoft supports only the Visual Studio for Xamarin development on Windows.  In the next EMDK for Xamarin release [v2.2], Zebra will discontinue the support for Xamarin Studio for Windows.  However, Zebra will continue to support Xamarin Studio on Mac.
  • Xamarin Studio 6.0 is not currently supported.