3.6 Viewing the properties of a breakpoint or a watchpoint

Once a breakpoint or watchpoint is set, you can view its properties.

Viewing the properties of a breakpoint

There are several ways to view the properties of a breakpoint. You can:

  • In the Breakpoints view, right-click a breakpoint and select Properties....
  • In the Disassembly view, right-click a breakpoint and select Breakpoint Properties.
  • In the code view, right-click a breakpoint and select DS-5 Breakpoints > Breakpoint Properties.

This displays the Breakpoint Properties dialog.

Figure 3-5 Viewing the properties of a breakpoint
Viewing the properties of a breakpoint


Viewing the properties of a watchpoint

There are several ways to view the properties of a watchpoint. You can:

  • In the Breakpoints view, right-click a watchpoint and select Properties....
  • In the Variables view, right-click a watchpoint and select Watchpoint Properties.

This displays the Watchpoint Properties dialog:

Figure 3-6 Viewing the properties of a data watchpoint
Watchpoint Properties


  • Use the options available in the Type options to change the watchpoint type.
  • If your target supports virtualization, enter a virtual machine ID in Break on Virtual Machine ID. This allows the watchpoint to stop only at the virtual machine ID you specify.
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