To build for Xamarin.iOS, the following are required:
- the latest version of Visual Studio
- the latest iOS SDK
- the latest version of Xcode
- the minimum version of macOS required by Xcode
For specific version requirements, refer to the latest Xamarin.iOS release notes.
The latest version of Xcode can be downloaded from the iOS Developer Center (login required), or via the Mac App Store:
For instructions on installing Xamarin.iOS on a Mac, visit the Mac Installation guide.
For instructions on installing Xamarin.iOS on a Windows machine, visit the Windows Installation guide.
Development and Device Provisioning
Once you have successfully installed Xamarin.iOS, learn how to provision your iOS device so that you can develop and test a Xamarin.iOS application on device.