On the performance tab we can see we can see a cpu

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network are being utilized on the system, we can actually go over here to the performance tab. On the performance tab, we can see. We can see a CPU utilization graph, memory utilization graph, disk utilization graph, and network utilization graph.
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For example, our CPUs running at about 5 to 10%, it's bouncing up and down. We can see a graph over here that identifies the performance of the CPU over time. And I kind of like this, because when you see 3%, 5%, that's how much the CPU is being used right now. It's kind of nice to see a little bit of a history displayed of CPU activity. This one looks great. I'm not actually worried about it. One thing I want to show you right here, is if you right-click here, you can click on Change graph to, and then logical processors. This system has a dual core CPU. And by default it merges the data for both CPUstogether and displays it in one graph, which is fine. But sometimes I like to see how the different cores within a multicore CPU are being utilized. Is one being over utilized and the other not being utilized at all? Are they both being utilized fairly evenly?And by splitting the view between CPU zero and CPU one, we can see how much each one is being utilized, as in comparison to the other. Down here we can see the overall utilization. We can see the speed of the processor, how many processes are running, threads, and the up time. If we click on Memory, we can see how much memory is being used in the system. This system has four gigs of RAM installed. We're using about one point three gigs. There are two point seven gigs available. This system's in pretty good shape. Disk utilization, if we click on each hard disk, we can see how heavily the hard disk drive is being utilized. And we can do the same thing for our network connection. We can see the overall network throughput utilization graphically depicted in this graph. Now, the thing here is that we're not seeing details. This provides us with a nice graphical view, but if we want to see exactly which processes are over utilized in the network, you have to come back over to the processes tab. So that's how you use Task Manager to monitor system performance. Resource Monitor 5:22-8:58 Notice down here that there's another option that we can use too. It's called Resource Monitor. If I click on this link, Resource Monitor is loaded. I'll close Task Manager back here, and let's maximize this window. Resource Monitor is kind of like Task Manager on steroids. Task Manager provides a lot of information. Resource Monitor provides a lot more information. Much more granular information than Task Manager can. Notice that we still have the same categories displayed here. CPU, disk, network, and memory. And we have our overall utilization graphs over here for each of those categories. CPU, disk, network, and memory. If we expand each of these, we can see additional details. Over here on the left, for example under CPU, we see each of the processes running on the system. We see the process ID number. We see a description of the process. We see the status of the process, whether it's running,or whether it's currently asleep, suspended. We see the threads that are being utilized by each of these processes. Over here we see how much CPU time is being used right now by that
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