New WinDbg available in preview!

We are excited to announce a preview version of a brand new WinDbg. We’ve updated WinDbg to have more modern visuals, faster windows, a full-fledged scripting experience, built with the easily extensible debugger data model front and center. I’ll start this by saying that WinDbg Preview is using the same underlying engine as WinDbg today,…

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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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