- Troubleshooting Startup and Shutdown in Windows XP Professional
- Resolving Restart or Shutdown Issues
- Performance Viewing in Task Manager
Performance Viewing in Task Manager
My fourth article in this series, "Using the Task Manager as a Performance Analysis Tool," explores the specifics of how to use this utility for managing overall performance. For purposes of this article, the Performance page of the Task Manager is worth taking a look at (see Figure 3).
Figure 3 Monitoring system performance using the Task Manager.
Given the metrics provided in this page and throughout the Task Manager, it's easy to see how to specifically find applications that are causing trouble during system Shutdown.