Re: building a ipa from visual studio with Xamarin Studio
I'm just looking at this now. There is a button in the iOS toolbar in Visual Studio -> "Show IPA file in Finder", which I think some of you have already found. It doesn't seem to work as expected, however; or else there's some ritual to follow first in terms of the configuration you build, etc. I'm going to see if I can find out what that is.
If you are watching the Output Window > Mac Server Log you'll see the output that gives you a hint about where the final .app bundle goes. I am choosing BUILD > Deploy from the menubar (ensuring the configuration i'm using has 'Deploy' ticked in the Solution Configuration options).
as an example, the app i'm currently building is going to: