Debugging WPF

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Visual Studio provides additional features to make debugging WPF applications easier.

Title Description
How to: Use the WPF Tree Visualizer You can use the WPF Tree Visualizer to explore the visual tree of a WPF object and view the WPF dependency properties for the objects in that tree. This topic describes the user interface of the WPF Tree Visualizer.
How to: Display WPF Trace Information Visual Studio can receive debug trace information from WPF applications and display that information in the Output window. This topic describes how to enable and customize the display of WPF trace information.

See Also

Debugging Managed Code