Performance Monitor is an extremely useful tool for monitoring various components of your computer such as CPU, memory, hard disk and network usage under Windows NT based operating systems. It consists of four fully customizable small graphical icons, and it can even function as a tile on the desktop. It works on all versions of Windows and is very easy to install and use. Performance Monitor displays all relevant data in real time and provides detailed information for all processes running in the background. The monitoring technology based on the Event Tracing and collector mechanism collects and stores all information about running processes on your PC and then displays them in a centralized form. Windows Performance Monitor also helps in reducing boot time and overall system performance.
Windows Performance Monitor displays various information such as processor load, total memory used, active free memory, active and size, percentage of CPU time that is taken up by processes, total CPU time and percentage of total disk space used by the operating system. A new or existing Windows operating system can be selected and Performance Monitor can be used to test and monitor the performance level of any application running on the computer. The main section of the Windows Performance Monitor window displays all the relevant counters. There are some simple options like saving a snapshot of the entire system or a selected process list for further analysis. All counters are continuously updated on a regular basis and a new counter is added whenever the operating system or application starts up or restarts.
Performance Monitor provides the user with the ability to determine which processes are taking the largest amount of CPU time. In addition to that it also shows you the total memory and disk space used by the different applications running on your PC. With such a useful and effective tool, you can improve the overall performance of your PC and ensure optimum user experience. To download the latest version of Windows Performance Monitor click on the link given below.