How Do I... Topics: Debugging
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Home Page (Debugger) | Overview
Visual C++ provides a variety of tools to help with the varied tasks of tracking down errors in the code and program components.
The debugger interface provides special menus, windows, dialog boxes, and spreadsheet fields. Drag-and-drop functionality is available for moving debug information between components.
What do you want to know more about?
The debugger interface
What do you want to do?
Start the debugger
Run to a location
Halt a program
Set a breakpoint
View and enable a breakpoint
Step into a function
Step over or out of a function
Edit and Continue
View the value of a variable or contents of a register
View the contents of the Thread Information Block
View the last error code for the current thread
Modify the value of a variable or contents of a register
View disassembly code
View the call stack
Use COFF-format debugging information or DLL exports