Preparing your application for publishing

In this recipe, we will pass through all the required steps to prepare an Android application created with Xamarin before publishing it to the Google Play Store.

Getting ready

To follow this recipe, reuse the solution we created in the previous recipe.

How to do it...

In order to complete this recipe, you will have to follow these steps:

  1. Specify an icon for your application in the Project option windows, navigate to Build | Android Application.
    How to do it...
  2. In the same window, specify the version number and the version code.
  3. Still, on the same dialog, go to Android Build and change the configuration to Release.
  4. Then, change ...

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