Profiler 1.5.4

1.5.4-19 (2017-05-02)


  • Display missing class name when grouping allocations by method

Bugs fixed:

  • 51916 - Empty accessibility property
  • 51915 - Keyboard focus order wrong
  • 51846 - Inspector detail pane button not accessible with keyboard
  • 51870 - Inspector view not accessible with keyboard
  • 51847 - Focus jumps out of search box

1.5.4-11 (2017-04-24)


  • Right-align numeric text fields
  • Fix storing of recent items list

Bugs fixed:

  • 53905 - Crash when Xamarin.Android not installed
  • 45826 - Confusing relative % values in call tree
  • 55262 - Missing dependency in Windows installer
  • 55163 - Instruments list refreshed every second
  • 51917 - Can't close about dialog with keyboard
  • 51927 - Wrong focus order in 'Add instrument' dialog

System Requirements


  • Xamarin Studio
  • XCode 8.x for profiling iOS applications
  • Xamarin.Android for profiling Android applications


  • Visual Studio
  • Xamarin for Visual Studio
  • A Mac, with XCode 8.x installed for profiling iOS applications
  • Xamarin.Android for profiling Android applications

Known issues

While this is a stable product now, and work is already underway to make the product better as well as have shiny new features, there are still some known limitations:

  • No official support for profiling Release builds
  • Time instrument not available for tvOS profiling

We encourage users to get in touch and file bug reports so we can continue to make this tool more useful.

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.