Debugger.Launch Method

Launches and attaches a debugger to the process.

Namespace:  System.Diagnostics
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

static member Launch : unit -> bool 

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the startup is successful or if the debugger is already attached; otherwise, false.

ExceptionCondition
SecurityException

The System.Security.Permissions.UIPermission is not set to start the debugger.

If a debugger is already attached, nothing happens.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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