To attach to a running native COBOL process and debug

Restriction: The following applies to native code only.

To attach the Micro Focus Native Debugger to a 32-bit or 64-bit running process:

  1. Click Debug > Attach to Process.
  2. In the Attach To: field, click Select.
  3. Check Debug these code types.
  4. Select Micro Focus Native Debugger.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Select the process to debug from the list.
  7. Click Attach.

    The debugger is attached to the process, but will not break execution until the process hits a breakpoint, an error occurs, or you press the break button.