Use Conditional Breakpoints with Methods Return Value in Visual Studio 2015

By | May 19, 2015

Conditional Breakpoint in Visual Studio is a great way to optimize the debugging time and pause the execution only when the condition satisfied.  Along with the normal condition with in conditional breakpoint in visual studio, we can call a methods from the condition field and based on the return value debugger will stop at the breakpoint.  You have… Read More »

Import and Export Breakpoints in Visual Studio

By | December 11, 2012

 Visual Studio saves breakpoints in a XML file. To save the breakpoints, you just need to click on the “Export” button in breakpoint window as shown in the following figure. You can use the saved XML file for the future and you can pass the same to other developers. You can also save breakpoints based on the search… Read More »

Use Conditional Breakpoints with Method Calling in Visual Studio

By | December 30, 2010

Visual Studio Breakpoints allow you to put conditional breakpoint. If and only if that condition is satisfied, the debugger will pause the execution. Along with the normal condition with in conditional breakpoint in visual studio, we can call a methods from the condition field and based on the return value debugger will stop at the breakpoint. Let’s say… Read More »

Set Conditions for Exception in Visual Studio 2017

By | August 14, 2017

In Visual Studio, you can use Exception Settings Window to manage the exceptions – for which exception to break, at which point to break, to add or deleting exceptions. The Exception Settings windows for Visual Studio is there for quite some time. You can open the exception settings window by navigating from Debug -> Windows -> Exception Settings.… Read More »

Did you know – You can play sound when Build Succeeded or Failed in Visual Studio ?

By | January 11, 2016

This is very interesting tip and could be very handy when you are running a long solution build process inside Visual Studio and waiting for it to complete. While you are focusing on something else during the build process, you don’t know when it is succeeded or failed.  So, having a quick buzz when the build Succeeded or failed… Read More »