Debug Xamarin.iOS via wi-fi
Visual Studio 2017 v15.6 and Visual Studio for Mac 7.4 introduce the possibility to debug Xamarin.iOS applications via wi-fi.
As per Apple documentation, this requires to have installed on the Mac Xcode 9+ and iOS 11+.
How to do it? There are just a few steps to follow:
- in Xcode, connect your iPhone. Then from Window | Devices and Simulators, select your device and check "Connect via network"
- After checking, there should be a "world" symbol next to the iPhone:
This is enough to debug in both Visual Studio 2017 (note: "Connected via network")
and Visual Studio for Mac (note the wi-fi symbol)