ASP.NET Troubleshooting and Debugging

ASP.NET includes features to help you diagnose problems that might arise in your Web application. These include:

  • A debugger that you can use to step through a page or component as it is running.

  • Techniques for avoiding errors and capturing information when they do occur.

  • Tracing page requests and gathering information about each step of page processing.

  • Raising and responding to health monitoring events, which can log information about performance and error conditions.

The topics in this section describe each of these troubleshooting features.

ASP.NET Debugging

Provides information on using the debugger to step through ASP.NET Web page code.

ASP.NET Tracing Overview

Provides information on displaying diagnostic information about page processing.

Error Handling in ASP.NET Pages and Applications

Provides information and guidelines on ways to capture and handle error conditions.

ASP.NET Health Monitoring Overview

Provides links to topics on how to monitor your application's health and be notified of problems.

ASP.NET Configuration Overview

Provides links to topics on how to use configuration files and the configuration API to manage the run-time behavior of ASP.NET.