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Resource Monitor

Resource Monitor is a system application in Microsoft Windows operating systems.

  • Windows
    Built into Windows since Vista

Resource Monitor is a system application in Microsoft Windows operating systems. It is used to view information about the use of hardware (CPU, memory, disk, and network) and software (file handles and modules) resources in real time. Resource Monitor is available in Windows Vista and onwards only (In Windows Vista, it is known as Reliability and Performance Monitor). Resource Monitor can be launched by executing resmon.exe (perfmon.exe in Windows Vista). It was also on Windows 95, 95 OSR, 95 OSR2, 98, 98SE, ME, and NT.

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The Resource Monitor window includes five tabs:

displays basic system resource usage information

displays column lists of Processes, Services, Associated Handles and Associated Modules; charts of CPU Usage (separate for every core)

displays overall Physical Memory consumption and separate consumption of every Process; charts of Used Physical Memory, Commit Charge and Hard Faults/sec

displays Processes with Disk Activity, Disk Activity and Storage; charts of Disk Usage (KB/sec) and Disk Queue Length

displays Processes with Network Activity, Network Activity, TCP Connections and Listening Ports; charts of Network Usage (separate for every adapter) and TCP Connections More Info »

Link to official Resource Monitor site

Official Website
Resource Monitor (sometimes referred to as resmon) was added by DaveAndersen in Sep 2012 and the lastest update was made in Feb 2016. There is a history of activites on Resource Monitor in our Change Log and Activity Log. It's possible to update the information on Resource Monitor or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam. If you want a nice widget to put on your website check these out.
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