How to trigger a full memory dump based on a user mode process exception

Scenario: You have something kernel related triggering crashes of user mode processes (you think). You are trying to prove it. You're told you need a full memory dump of the system at time of the crash of the user mode process. How to do it? Glad you asked! <edit> (to back this out, delete the…

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How to troubleshoot application hangs with DebugDiag 1.2

Or, DebugDiag from the client perspective… 1.  Install DebugDiag 1.2 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2580960) (Basically, I’m going to expound upon the following (somewhat obscure) instructions:) “Create a manual memory dump series during the slow or hang state by right-clicking the process name in the processes view and choosing the “Create Dump Series” option.” 2.  Run the application (in…

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