Join Walt Ritscher for an in-depth discussion in this video Using breakpoints effectively, part of Visual Studio Essential Training: 06 Debug and Troubleshoot Code.
- Breakpoints are a fundamental tool in…debugging application code.…In this video, I'll show you some of the breakpoint basics.…First, let's look at the application code.…Were inside this project, UsingBreakpoints,…and the code that I'm going to look at for this demo…is in MainWindow.xaml.…This is a WPF application.…It has a simple user interface with two buttons,…and if you look at the source code…inside this MainWindow.xaml.cs file,…you'll see that the code is very simple.…On the first button handler, I'm declaring some variables,…and then I'm building up a string…and outputting it to a text block here on line 33.…
In the second method,…I'm declaring some variables on line 39 through 41,…these are numeric variables.…I'm doing some math operations and then…I'm outputting the results.…The only purpose of this code…is so I have a place to put breakpoints…so I can show you how to add and remove breakpoints…and some of the other tools inside Visual Studio.…First, let's see what happened when I run the application.…
- Understanding the debugging vocabulary
- Understanding the defect categories
- Stepping through code
- Working with DataTips and visualizers
- Traversing the call stack
- Attaching debuggers to running processes
- Using the Just-in-Time debugger
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 08/21/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover Run to Click and Exception Helper in Visual Studio 2017.
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