Debugger Assertion Failure when attempting to run or debug a .NET application

Abstract: Debugger Assertion Failure when attempting to run or debug a .NET application


  • Product Name: Borland Developer Studio 2006, Borland C#Builder 2006, Turbo C# Explorer, Turbo Delphi for .NET Explorer
  • Product Component: N/A
  • Platform/OS Version: Windows, .NET Framework 1.1, .NET Framework 2.0

Description:

When attempting to run or debug a .NET application on a machine with an early version of .NET Framework 2.0 installed, the error following error message is encountered.

Debugger Assertion Failure: ""
in pcntrlsrv.cpp at line 778
Continue execution?

Resolution:

This is caused by the presence of the early version of Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0.
To resolve this issue, install the latest release of the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0.