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We've updated this great tool for viewing driver debug messages when you don't have a debugger attached. Displays DbgPrint messages generated by any driver in the system (or the OS itself) in the application window. Can be used either in local mode or can send the DbgPrint messages to another system via TCP/IP.

What's new in DebugMon V5.0

This utility has been updated for WIN7 and adds support debugging X64 systems. The drivers are signed in this version.  We have also a new feature under the "Edit" menu which allows the user to dynamically set the DbgPrint Filter flags.   With this feature you will no longer have to enable DbgPrint via the registry or via the debugger.

Version: V5.0
OS Support: XP SP1, 2003, WLH, W2K8,WIN7 X64
Date Updated: 08 Sept 2010
Author: OSR


DebugMon V5.0 Zip Archive, 167KB

Number Of Downloads
This utility has been downloaded 17116 times.

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"The drivers are now signed"
In addition there is a new feature for dynamically setting DbgPrint filtering flags....

08-Sep-10, Mark Cariddi

Osronline Rocks! ThankYou, Thankyou THANKYOU!

24-Aug-10, Marshall Peltz

"X64 Drivers not yet signed"
Folks, the x64 drivers are currently not signed. They will be signed as soon as I get an updated certificate. Sorry.

24-Aug-10, Mark Cariddi

"Update V5.0"
This applicaiton was updated for newer windows versions that support the unobtrusive way to get dbgprint messages. This change will prevent patchguard from complaining about changes to the system.

23-Aug-10, Mark Cariddi

Sorry for the lack of help, When we get some time, we will add it. In order to use dbgremote, you must copy it to the target system and run the program. Once you see the icon in the task tray right click on it and select "accept incoming connections". Then on the system that is going to run dbgmon, start it from the command line with the -r option and give it the address of the system to connect to.


26-Jan-09, Mark Cariddi

There is now dgbmon.hlp file included in the .Zip. Where do I get this file?

How do I use dbgmon Remote? There is not an obvious way to specify the remote machine.

24-Jan-09, Ted T

"DbgPrint Messages"
By default DBGPrint Messages are disabled on Vista. In order to see output with DbgMon, you must use the SetDbgPrintFilter utility to enable DBGPrint messages.

17-Mar-08, Mark Cariddi

"No output on x86 vista for kernel messages"

Trying to run this on Vista produces no output. I assume one uses the WLH variant? I'm running on x86, but all I see is a blank screen. Any ideas? Also, I try to run debugview but I get an error message saying that access is denied when it tries to load dbgv.sys into system32/drivers. Any ideas about that as well (short of changing all relevant directory protects)?



07-Mar-08, steve harris

"Helpful Utility"
Thanks for sharing :)

08-Nov-06, Yuwen Lee


01-Jul-05, fan dongdong

"Save Debug Print as text file"
The DebugMon is a great tool. But one ist still missing: It would be nice to save Debug Prints as readable text file.

25-Apr-05, Rick Dietzsch

"Hang if run DebugMon romotely"
After connection between two machines is successfully established and app run, sustem hang on client side. Note that same app works fine if local mode is set. Any help/suggestions ?

04-Oct-04, Mladen Radovic

Install on Checked XP SP1 not Working

IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL on Installation of Driver.

Same Error on Multiple Installs

16-Aug-04, Scott Martin

Absolutely GREAT!

20-Jul-04, Ruud Koolen

"IA64 compatable"
Can you tell me if the v4.3 version can be used on Itanium based systems.



13-Jul-04, Jim Michelson

"RE: DebugMon"
No, not yet. At this point the utility is still x86 only.

24-Nov-03, Scott Noone

Does it work on IA-64 platform (Winodws 2003)?

Thanks and Rgds, Amol

23-Nov-03, Amol Pradhan

"DebugMon - a time saver!"
This utility is saving me tonnes-o-time when I have to debug drivers locally!

22-Sep-03, April Blaylock

Where is the manual or at least a help file for DebugMon? The zip seems to only contain the .exe.

Thanks, Steve

12-Aug-03, Steve Adams

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