Performance - Perfmon (Performance monitor) - Windows

1 - PerfCounter

Perfmon is a tool that shows Windows PerfCounter informations.

3 - Management

3.1 - start

  • DOS
where perfmon
C:\Windows\System32\perfmon.exe
C:\Windows\System32\perfmon.msc
  • Gui
    • Start > Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Performance
    • Start > Run > perfmon

3.2 - Console

  • the same result as right-clicking the Monitoring Tools node in Performance Monitor and selecting View System Reliability
perfmon.exe /rel 
  • Collects performance data for 60 seconds and then generates and displays a system diagnostics report.
perfmon.exe /report 
  • Opens the Resource Monitor (the same result as right-clicking the Monitoring Tools node in Performance Monitor and selecting Resource Monitor).
perfmon.exe /res 
  • Opens the Performance Monitor in stand-alone mode (the Sysmon.ocx ActiveX control).
perfmon.exe /sys 
  • Comparison overlay between two open instances of Performance Monitor.
perfmon.exe /comp

4 - Documentation / Reference

counter/resource/system/perfmon.txt ยท Last modified: 2018/09/16 11:39 by gerardnico