Having C# Code Launch the debugger

By | 2008-01-24

Sometimes you have a library running outside of your traditional debug mode, but would like to call into it with a debugger. I specifically ran into this with a custom installer dll called by a custom action in my MSI. The following code will allow the process itself to request debugging. Then you can specify your favorite debugger, and you’re on your way.


(The #if DEBUG / #endif, tells this only to be apart of the debug builds.)

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