If you need a replacement adapter to charge your Apple device, we recommend getting an Apple power adapter.
This allows you to correctly sign your apps so that they can be distributed either via the App Store or Ad Hoc.
Follow the link below for instructions on setting up a Mac for i OS development with Xamarin: Once your Mac is configured, it’s time to set up your Windows computer.
Developing for i OS inside Visual Studio provides the ability to: Xamarin.i OS for Visual Studio supports configurations where Visual Studio is running inside a Windows virtual machine on a Mac (using Parallels or VMWare), or when it is on a separate machine that is visible on the same network as a Mac.
Regardless of which configuration works best for you, Visual Studio will connect to the Mac promptly and securely using SSH.
An alert dialog will appear to prompt you if this is the case.