Performance Counter Walkthroughs

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The walkthroughs in this section introduce you to the use of the PerformanceCounter component. The walkthroughs show you how to use both system performance counters and custom performance counters.

Walkthrough: Retrieving Categories and Counters

Presents step-by-step instructions on how to retrieve and work with Windows performance counter categories and counters, using the PerformanceCounter component.

Walkthrough: Changing and Retrieving Performance Counter Values

Presents step-by-step instructions on how to retrieve raw and calculated values from a Windows performance counter using the PerformanceCounter component.

Component Programming Walkthroughs

Lists all the walkthroughs related to component authoring and programming in Visual Basic and C#.

System Monitoring Walkthroughs

Lists walkthroughs you can use to learn how to work with EventLog, PerformanceCounter, and ServiceController components.

Visual Studio Walkthroughs

Lists all the step-by-step topics that use Visual Studio and the .NET Framework.