Assembly language survival guide (for Debugging ... not writing)

Knowing just enough assembly is a really powerful aid in Debugging.  These are short articles that hit the sweet spot of enough information to be very useful, but not so much that it is a chore to learn:


Matt's Just Enough Assembly Language to Get By:



GreggM also has some blog posts that show very useful features and techniques in this area:


What you can and cannot trust from the debugger:


A powerful technique for finding COM pointers on the stack:


Getting back to the exception from an unhandled exception filter (.cxr):