MDAs – Managed Debugging Assistants

MDAs are a new feature in VS 2005. If you go to “Debug -> Exceptions…” in the VS IDE you will get a Dialog that says Exceptions and in the list you would see “Managed debugging Assistants” – Expand the list and you will see a number of options like “AsynchronousThreadAbort”, “BindingFailure”, “CallbackOnCollectedDelegate” et al….