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Add perfmon counter from remote machine

Have a strange issue where one user on Windows 2008 Server R2 can add performance counters from a different server (same OS) but a second user can't because cannot connect to remote machine. ...
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Manually generate Data Collector report Server 2008 R2

I created a User Defined data collector set the other day to track a server for 12 hours. It seems to have run but I do not have the usual "Report", just the performance counters and the kernel ...
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Perfmon Configuration or Alert Utility for CPU usage over period of time.

I'm familiar with general perfmon configuration. However, is there a way to alert when the CPU goes to say 95%, but only if it stays there for over X minutes? If not, does anyone know a free/cheap ...
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Windows 2008 R2: Perfmon, multiple data collection sets, it is possible

I'm trying to set up some performance monitoring on our web servers. I thought it would make sense to have 2 separate data collection sets, one with counters for the hardware and OS and another for ...
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Performance Counters in Perfmon/Server 2008 R2

I am trying to setup perfmon on a Windows 2008 R2 server to monitor memory usage on a server for 1 week. I have never used perfmon before, but some basic tutorials explained how to pick between ...
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View the performance counters I have added to a Data Collector set after creation on Windows Server 2008 R2

I have been working on creating a Data Collector Set to use to collect relevant performance information for an application my team is developing. I am using Performance Monitor on a Windows 2008 R2 ...
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Using Perfmon on Windows Server 2008 R2 Which counter value should be used for physical memory usage?

I am attempting to use Performance Monitor to set up a relevant User Defined Dataset on a Windows 2008 R2 Server. This is to track the performance costs incurred by an application that my team is ...
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Connecting to Remote Server Using Performance Monitor Does Not Work

I'm having a problem when attempting to perform a PerfMon trace on a remote server. The server is Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. The reason for performing this trace is that SQL Server seems to be ...
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Is it safe to leave System Performance Data Collector Set running

I have created a user defined data collector set from the system performance template. I've made no changes to the counters. I can run it manually and it works fine but runs for 1 only minute. Yes, I ...
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Permissions Issue with Files Generated by PerfMon

We are trying to implement some data logging to CSV files using a Data Collector Set in PerfMon (on a windows Server 2008R2 system). The issue we are running into is that we (seemingly) can't control ...
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Local performance counters show up when adding remote counters in PerfMon

I'm trying to get performance counters of machine A (server running Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit) in PerfMon. PerfMon is running on machine B (another server used as a desktop). The goal of this is ...
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Total RAM % from perfmon Windows Server 2008 R2

I am trying to find a good way to get available RAM percentage from perfmon. I can get Available Mbytes but I can't find any way to get the total installed memory on the server or what is in use via ...
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Why are my perf counter logs disappearing after the scheduled run time?

I've setup a user defined data collector set in perfmon on Windows Server 2008 R2 Std. I have it set to run for 24hrs. When it is running, I can see the files it is creating in the output path. ...
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Why can't I connect on port 445?

I need to collect baseline performance data on a SQL Server running on Windows Server 2008 R2. When I open perfmon on my computer running Windows 7 and try to add counters from the remote server, I ...
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Perfmon takes up entire memory

Is it expected? Windows 2008 R2 Storage Server SP1, 6GB physical RAM, 18 GB Paging file Running 12 hours of Perfmon collection with low sample interval After some time, Commit charge reaches ...
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Using perfmon, which counters should I pay particular attention to when debugging ASP.NET and SQL performance problems?

Related Perfmon: which counter identifies that threads are waiting? but sadly abandoned by the asker Using perfmon, which counters should I pay particular attention to when debugging ASP.NET and ...
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How to allow users to monitor performance of a set of servers without touching every server?

I'm not a sysadmin, so this may be trivial. We have about 20 Windows Server 2008 R2 VMs we want to monitor centrally using Perfmon. The only issue is that the user account that's going to be doing ...
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Perfmon Total Counters: 32-Bit Wrap Around?

For counters in Windows Server 2008 R2 that count the total (instead of rate) at what number do they wrap around to zero? In this particular case I am interested in \Web Service(_Total)\Total Get ...
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Perfmon in Windows 2008 R2 with multiple graphs with seperate durations

In Windows 2003 we could open perfmon and then add multiple snapins to have a console that displays perfmon say for example in 3 hours, 12 hours and 24 hours in the same .MSC. It was then easy to ...