Monday, 19 October 2009

ExpressionTreeVisulaizer in VS 2008

To install the ExpressionTreeVisualizer:
  1. Get the C# language samples that include example LINQ projects from
  2. Open and build the ExpressionTreeVisualizer solution.
  3. Copy the generated ExpressionTreeVisualizer.dll file into ..\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0\Common7\Packages\Debugger\Visualizers directory.
If and when you set a breakpoint and hover over an Expression you can click on the magnifying glass icon in the pop-up tooltip to access the Expression Visualizer.