Workbooks & Inspector Preview 0.7.1

This release builds upon the work of the 0.7.0 release, bringing new features and fixes to Xamarin Workbooks. Many thanks for your feedback in bugzilla and our forums!


  • It is now possible to insert new code submissions in workbooks, or delete existing ones.
  • New "Run All" option to (re)execute an entire workbook.
  • New "ToString" renderer option.
  • Automatic update notification on Windows.


  • Object Members will expand automatically when selected from the representation menu, but remain collapsed if they're the default representation.
  • GetVars () now expands by default.


  • Fixed rendering regressions with enumerables and Object Members.
  • Fixed bug allowing executed submissions to be edited during live app inspection.
  • Fixed error loading workbook files (#40047).
  • Fixed REPL input with alternate keyboard layouts (#40046, #38911).
  • Fixed clear command.


  • Inspecting 64-bit WPF apps is not supported (#37134)
  • The CommonMark Markdown editor has various selection bugs on Windows.

Xamarin Workbook

If it's not already installed, install the Xamarin Workbooks app first. The workbook file should download automatically, but if it doesn't, just click to start the workbook download manually.