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Debugger.Break Method

Signals a breakpoint to an attached debugger.

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

public static void Break ()
public static void Break ()
public static function Break ()

Exception typeCondition

SecurityException

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

If no debugger is attached, users are asked if they want to attach a debugger. If yes, the debugger is started. If a debugger is attached, the debugger is signaled with a user breakpoint event, and the debugger suspends execution of the process just as if a debugger breakpoint had been hit.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0
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