Help, can’t connect my IDE to Xamarin / Genymotion Android Emulator!!1!


Hey, you, yes you, desperate developer, who’s using Genymotion, Xamarin Android Player or something similar, that was just working but now you can’t connect your IDE to it for no apparent reason, have you experience one of the following problems?

adb server is out of date. killing...
* daemon started successfully *
ADB is outdated
(Exception in IDE) Timeout waiting for device
(Exception in IDE) Can't find devices

If your answer is yes to any of the above (or similar), then brace yourself, for 0.00€ you’ll have your problem solved, that’s correct, 0.00€, no credit card required AND, if you do this in the next 5 minutes, you won’t just stop being desperate but, you’ll be overall awesome instead ! (i.e., until you compile your program and find a bucket full of errors)

After struggling with this for days I found the source of the problem, it all comes down to updates! Momma always said, “Life is a box of updates, you never know what you gonna get“.

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