WPT: WPR/Xperf: Capture high cpu, disk i/o, file, registry, networking, Private bytes, Virtual bytes, Paged Pool/Nonpaged pool and/or application slowness.

Applies to: Windows Server 2012 Windows 8 Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows 7 In the previous post (Installing the Windows Performance Toolkit v5.0 (WPRUI, WPR, Xperf)), we went thru installing the Windows Performance Toolkit (WPT).   Note:  In Windows Server 2008 R2 and 64-bit Windows 7, you will need to set the following command: wpr.exe…

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WPT: Installing the Windows Performance Toolkit v5.0 (WPRUI, WPR, Xperf)

  Applies to: Windows Server 2012 Windows 8 Windows Server 2008 R2 Windows 7   Does not work with: Windows Server 2008 Windows Vista Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Updated May 2014. The Windows Performance Toolkit (WPT) is now shipping as part of the Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) for Windows® 8 WPT: Updated…

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Bootvis on Windows XP…

Bootvis on Windows XP, a lot of folks are wondering why the tool was removed from the Microsoft site. It has been replaced with a much more robust tool called XbootMgr (X Boot Manager) which is a part of the “Windows Performance Toolkit”. You could find information about the different XbootMgr/XPerf versions here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/yongrhee/archive/2009/09/08/xperf-versions.aspx  …

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How to troubleshoot slow boots (startup) and logons (logins) on your Vista or Windows 7 system.

  Applies to: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Windows 7 RTM Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2) Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) Windows Vista RTM   For IT administrators, OEM’s and ISV’s, you can read the details from these two whitepapers:   Windows On/Off Transition Performance Analysis http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/gg463386   Windows On/Off Transitions Solutions…

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XP/Server2003:Xperf.exe, XPerfView.exe and XbootMgr.exe missing after installing the WPT (Windows Performance ToolKit)

Applies to: Windows XP Windows Server 2003   Problem description: After installing the “Microsoft Windows Performance Toolkit” In All Programs, Microsoft Windows Performance Toolkit you will see: WPF Performance Suite WPF Performance Suite Help   If you got to a command prompt: CD \Program Files\Microsoft Windows Performance Toolkit dir C:\Program Files\Microsoft Windows Performance Toolkit>dirDirectory of…

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XPerf version 4.6 from July 2009

If you browse to the main “Windows Performance Analysis Developer Center http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/performance/default.aspx You might notice that the latest version is: Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows 7 and .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=c17ba869-9671-4330-a63e-1fd44e0e2505 You don’t have to install all the SDK, you could just install the Win32 Dev. Tools Choose custom: Developer Tools > Windows Development…

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