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How to: Delete All Breakpoints

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A prompt requesting confirmation of the action can optionally appear, depending on options settings.


The dialog boxes and menu commands you see might differ from those described in Help depending on your active settings or edition. To change your settings, choose Import and Export Settings on the Tools menu. For more information, see Visual Studio Settings.

To clear all breakpoints

  • From the Debug menu, choose Delete All Breakpoints.

To toggle breakpoint deletion prompt

  1. From the Tools menu, choose Options.

  2. In the Options dialog box, expand the Debugging node and click on General.

  3. The check box Ask before deleting all breakpoints controls whether the prompt appears or not.