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Debug Menu

As you model and test software applications, you can execute complete debugging sessions on the code and observe the outcome as Sequence diagrams generated from the Call Stack.

Access Analyzer | Debug

Debugging Options



See also


Control a debugging session and review the output, using the Debug window.

Shortcut: Alt+8


Debug Run

Start or resume the debugger.

If no debug session is in progress, the active Analyzer Script is used to determine which application to run or whether the debugger should attach to an already running process.

Shortcut: F6

Run the Debugger

Debug Pause

Suspend execution of process being debugged.

Step Into

Step into the current function.

Shortcut: Shift+F6

Step Over

Step over the current function.

Shortcut: Alt+F6

Step Out  

Step out of the current function.

Shortcut: Ctrl+F6

Debug Stop

Stop the current debug session.

Shortcut: Ctrl+Alt+F6

Generate Sequence Diagram From Stack

Create a Sequence diagram from the Stack Trace History.

Create Sequence Diagram Of Call Stack

Register as Just-In-Time Debugger

Register Enterprise Architect as the operating system debugger, saving the currently registered debugger.

When an exception or crash occurs in an application running outside Enterprise Architect, the Enterprise Architect debugger is opened so that you can debug the application.

When this option is de-selected again, the previously-registered debugger is restored.