Category Archives: Debugging



Flag your own code in multithreading debugging

In previous tip, we have seen how to debug multithread application in Visual Studio.  Debugging multithread application can be simple as well as complex depends on the application complexity. For a small application, where there are only few threads are running you can easily identify and trace them, but when program is complex it could be […]

How to detach a particular process instead “Detach All” in Visual Studio ?

Visual Studio processes windows  shows the list of attached process and  it also helps to detach a particular process from the list of attached process.  Let’s assume you have 4 process attached with visual studio for current application. If you use “Detach All”,  Visual Studio will detach all the process apart from the process which […]

How to get list of attached processes in Visual Studio while debugging ?

While debugging in Visual Studio, we used “Attach To Process” window to attach a particular process. We can use the same window to attach multiple processes as well.  “Attach to Process” windows grayed out the processes which are already attached and “Attach” process comes as disabled if you try to attach an grayed out process […]

Application State, Suspension and Termination of Apps in WinRT

WinRT application model is completely different than the existing application models. The Metro style applications are meant to work differently with least user intervention on the apps. So the user for the Metro application does not need to close the application ever. The operating system takes care of memory constraint and suspend the application or […]

Looking at .NET Source code from Visual Studio

Its been a number of days when I last posted in DailyDotnetTips, but I always find fun in posting something here. Today I will talk about how you can get integration of Source code server with your .NET programs so that you can easily see the Source code of the .NET library while you debug. […]