Visual GDB is a full featured extension for Microsoft Visual Studio, which allows debugging embedded systems via Microsoft Visual Studio + J-Link + GDB. VisualGDB is compatible with MSVS 2005-2013 running on Windows XP-7 x86 / x64. (MSVS Express Editions are not supported).
Using J-Link Built-In Flash Loaders
VisualGDB uses GDB for embedded debugging and so makes automatically use of the J-Link GDBServer. This allows using J-Link out-of-the-box and automatically uses the J-Link built-in flash loaders which are highly optimized for flash programming. It also allows making use of the J-Link "unlimited number of breakpoints when debugging in flash" feature.
Prior to using VisualGDB, the J-Link Software and Documentation package needs to be installed. It is recommended to always use the latest version of the software. During the installation of VisualGDB, it will ask for the installation path of the J-Link software package. To open a project follow the instructions below: