Debugger Windows

Visual Studio 2015

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You can open most debugger windows while you are debugging your program. To see a list of debugger windows, set a breakpoint and start debugging. When you hit the breakpoint and execution stops, click Debug / Windows.

WindowHotkeySee Topic
BreakpointsCTRL+ALT+BUsing Breakpoints
Exception SettingsCTRL+ALT+EManaging Exceptions with the Debugger
OutputCTRL+ALT+OOutput Window
GPU Threads-How to: Use the GPU Threads Window
TasksCTR:+SHIFT+D, KUsing the Tasks Window
Parallel StacksCTR:+SHIFT+D, SUsing the Parallel Stacks Window
Parallel WatchCTR:+SHIFT+D, (1, 2, 3, 4)Using the Parallel Stacks Window
WatchCTRL+ALT+W, (1, 2, 3, 4)Watch and QuickWatch Windows
QuickWatchSHIFT+F9Watch and QuickWatch Windows
AutoCTRL+ALT+V, AVariable Windows
LocalsCTRL+ALT+V, LVariable Windows
ImmediateCTRL+ALT+IImmediate Window
Python Debug InteractiveSHIFT+ALT+IGetting Started with PTVS: Interactive Python
JavaScript ConsoleCTRL+ALT+V, CQuickStart: Debug JavaScript
DOM ExplorerCTRL+ALT+V, DDebug layout using DOM Explorer
Live Visual Tree-Inspect XAML properties while debugging
Live Property Explorer-Inspect XAML properties while debugging
Call StacksCTRL+ALT+CHow to: Use the Call Stack Window
ThreadsCTRL+ALT+HHow to: Use the Threads Window
ModulesCTRL+ALT+UHow to: Use the Modules Window
ProcessesCTRL+ALT+ZDebug Threads and Processes
MemoryCTRL+ALT+M, (1, 2, 3, 4)Memory Windows
DisassemblyCTRL+ALT+DHow to: Use the Disassembly Window
RegistersCTRL+ALT+GHow to: Use the Registers Window

Debugger Basics