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Debugging applications in the Phone after updating to “Mango”

I have just updated my phone to Windows Phone 7.1 codename “Mango”. I can’t say much about it because I haven’t had the time to test it properly, by now I’ll just say it’s faster.

 

Some of the features are not yet implemented and they have a “Coming soon!” but that’s not what I want to say here today.

 

After the upgrade I couldn’t debug my applications on my phone as before. The emulator was being launched (and this was causing all my vBox Virtual Machines to crash!)

 

After a while looking around I realised that it was easier than I thought… There’s a dropdown list up there for you to select how you want to debug:

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You just have to chose Windows Phone Device and in my case unlock again the phone with the Developer Phone Registration tool and you are ready to go!