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Windows 7: In PerfMon, what type of info does "event traces" provide?

23 Sep 2011   #1
Terrence M

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
In PerfMon, what type of info does "event traces" provide?

In trying to get a solid grasp on PerfMon features, we were wondering what the best use of "event traces" would be and what is the info that it provides. Thanks.

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24 Sep 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

Event traces uses the timer/information gathered from the Event Tracing for Windows subsystem (ETW). This is the same sort of information you'd get from taking traces using xperf or xbootmgr from the Windows Performance Toolkit. Not to the depth you'd get, but fairly close.
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