I installed an nginx server on Windows, then ran it and tested it by accessing it on the local host. However I want to see more details which I can see on a Linux environment when running the htop command (which gives details on the no. of worker processes running on the nginx server).

Does such command also exists on Windows?


Microsoft Sysinternals Suite can do what you need, as quite easily found via the search engine of your choice.

Specifically Process Explorer

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    procexp doesn't have a cli viewer does it? – Jared Beach May 23 '18 at 14:49
  • Not that I'm aware of. But have a look at this page – Lenniey May 23 '18 at 14:55

You can try htop-alternative for windows - NTop https://github.com/Nuke928/NTop


Everything is built into Windows. Just go to task manager and click the different tabs. Especially the details tab to see processes etc.

You can also simply type "Get-Process" into PowerShell.

Here is more detail: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee176855.aspx

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