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Debugger.Launch Method

Launches and attaches a debugger to the process.

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

public static bool Launch ()
public static boolean Launch ()
public static function Launch () : boolean

Return Value

true if the startup is successful or if the debugger is already attached; otherwise, false.

Exception typeCondition

SecurityException

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

If a debugger is already attached, nothing happens.

Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows CE Platform Note: The .NET Compact Framework supports this method for infrastructure purposes, but does not provide an implementation. It will always return true.

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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