Thread: Task Manager

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    Registered User ~Kyo~'s Avatar
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    Task Manager

    I was wondering if there is a better program to use that can monitor how many resources my program uses such as CPU time, memory,memory requirement change, or network usage. I would hope that the program would be more accurate than windows task manager... But I have no idea if there is one out there that is widely used on windows with good results.

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    Registered User Codeplug's Avatar
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    I don't know about "more accurage", but there's certainly more information that can be mined and displayed.
    I use process explorer for most resources-in-use information:


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    There is also performance monitor which can be found under Control Panel->Administrative Tools->Performance. If you click Add Counters..., you will find many useful counters under the Process and Thread categories.

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    The performace option in administrative tools has helped greatly thanks for the help.

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