Script Debugging Walkthrough

As I mentioned in my last post, the latest preview SDK has integrated support for debugging JavaScript scripts which were loaded from console through the .scriptload command. For this walkthrough, I’m going to use this formatting to indicate commands you should run, and this formatting to indicate the output you should see. The output will…

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Debugger Updates in the 16225 SDK Preview

Hey Everyone! We’ve got a few updates for you in the 16225 SDK Preview, let’s jump right in to the details! Thread Description in Minidumps The Windows 10 Creators updated added a SetThreadDescription API, WPA has support for showing the descriptions, but WinDbg didn’t have support initially. We’ve added support for including the thread descriptions…

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New Insider SDK and JavaScript Extensibility!

Hi Everyone! With the SDK preview 14951, we have a few changes in our debugging tools that we want to call out. Feel free to leave any questions in the comments below! JavaScript extensibility and scripting You can now extend and script WinDbg with JavaScript! There is plenty of documentation on MSDN and Channel 9,…

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Writing LINQ queries in WinDbg

Hi Everyone! For those of you that haven’t seen, we recorded an episode of Defrag Tools with our friend Andrew Richards where we talked a bit about the debugger object model.  You can find it here! Today I’m going to do a tutorial covering the basics of how to write a LINQ query from start…

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