Working with Dr. Watson

You can use the Dr. Watson for Windows dialog box to change the behavior of Dr. Watson. The data that you specify is stored in Registry Editor under the key \\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\DrWatson.

For information about the dialog box options, click the appropriate option in the following list:

Log File Path 

Crash Dump 

Wave File 

Number of Instructions 

Number of Errors To Save 

Dump Symbol Table 

Dump All Thread Contexts 

Append To Existing Log File 

Visual Notification 

Sound Notification 

Create Crash Dump File 



Application Errors 

Setting up Dr. Watson

Using the Dr. Watson log file

Event Viewer overview

Event Viewer

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