dotnet add package Universal.Android --version                
NuGet\Install-Package Universal.Android -Version                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Universal.Android" Version="" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Universal.Android --version                
#r "nuget: Universal.Android,"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Universal.Android as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Universal.Android&version=

// Install Universal.Android as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Universal.Android&version=                

Class library for accelerating Xamarin.Android development.

Note: If you encounter layout inflation exceptions (could be masked as NotFoundException, or some issue with text_color_secondary.xml etc), make sure you define colorControlNormal and use a style with that attribute defined.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
MonoAndroid monoandroid81 is compatible. 
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Xamarin Android wrappers for developing applications for the HMT-1 device.


Exposes common Microsoft services for use with Xamarin Android projects.


Red Marble AI's Edison Framework for building voice-enabled assistant applications.

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Version Downloads Last updated 1,783 11/20/2019

New convenience methods to show standard alert dialogs. New methods to synchronize the use of the loading overlay.