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Windows 7: Anyone using Process Hacker?

1 Week Ago   #1
peter7277

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Anyone using Process Hacker?

Is there a column that shows how much ram memory a process takes? There is a 'private bytes' column but i don't think it is what i am looking for.


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1 Week Ago   #2
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi Pete,

the inbuilt task manager does.
(cntrl+Alt+delete)


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1 Week Ago   #3
peter7277

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I know but i think i will start using Process Hacker. It gives more detailed information.
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1 Week Ago   #4
LMiller7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

The "Private WS " column shows the private memory usage of a process. This is the same as the "Memory (private working set)" column shown by default in Task Manager. This is not the full memory usage of a process. The "Working set" column will show more but due to process memory sharing there will be some double counting. Memory usage in any modern OS is complicated.
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6 Days Ago   #5
peter7277

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks! And what the 'private bytes' column mean?
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6 Days Ago   #6
LMiller7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

"Private bytes" is the same as the "Commit size" in Task Manager. Unfortunately this is a difficult concept and not easily explained or understood. You really need to understand how a modern virtual memory operating system works and that is not simple. I don't know of any explanations on the Internet that are accurate and easily understood. Most explanations I have seen tend toward being easily understood at the expense of technical accuracy. Many are more wrong than right.
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