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Edit Symbol Search Policy

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To start profiling your application line-by-line dotTrace requires symbol information that is stored in PDB files. Using the Edit Symbol Search Policy dialog you can specify the path to files explicitly or specify locations where they are supposed to be.

ItemDescription
Search PathEnter a path to PDB files. Use semicolons to separate symbol paths.
Query registry for symbol search pathsSelect this check box to look through the registry and try to find paths to PDB files.
Access symbol serverSelect this check box to allow dotTrace to access symbol servers, find PDB files and download them.
Search the path specified in the Debug folderSelect this check box to look for PDB files in the 'Debug' directory of the profiled application.
Search for the PDB in the application startup folderSelect this check box to look for PDB files in the same directory where an executable file of the profiled application is located.
Last modified: 08 March 2021