Azure Web Role recycling

On one machine, there was an error that didn’t reproduce on other devices.
Web Role can’t start in debug mode with recycling issue.


First of all I checked¬†EmulatorRuntime.log which located in “C:\Users\<user>\AppData\Local\dftmp\EmulatorRuntimeLogs”.

There was a message:

I spend a lot of time trying to fix this issue. Helpful links from

But no one of this solutions solved my problem.

The problem was: Startup Task in ServiceDefinition.csdef made my role recycle.

Solution: So if you have problem with recycling check your startup tasks.

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