WinDbg Preview - Installation


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This section describes how to install the WinDbg Preview debugger.

The WinDbg Preview debugger is available in the Microsoft Store. It requires Windows 10 Anniversary Update to install. To install it, open the Microsoft Store and search for "WinDbg Preview", or use the following link to navigate directly to WinDbg Preview.

Once the app is a located, select it to download and install.

Checking for updates

  1. Open the Store app and select your account picture next to the search box.

  2. Select Downloads and Updates to check for updates.

  3. On the downloads and updates page, select Get updates.

Debugger coexistence

The WinDbg preview coexists with the classic WinDbg debugger on the same machine, so you can work with both versions at the same time.

See Also

Debugging Using WinDbg Preview

WinDbg Preview – Command line startup options