Howto create a PerfMon template to collect data on more than one s

Discussion in 'Windows Server' started by Jacta, Jan 5, 2006.

  1. Jacta

    Jacta Guest

    Is it possible to configure PerfMon with specific Counter Log settings and
    save it as a template. The distribute that template to other server admins,
    which then collect data from other servers?
    Jacta, Jan 5, 2006
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  2. You mean like creating a custom MSC and (in author mode) adding system
    monitor control snapins? Sure:
    file>add/remove snapin...
    add>activex control>system monitor control

    That what you're looking for?
    Erik Szewczyk [MVP], Jan 5, 2006
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  3. Jacta

    Jacta Guest

    Thanks for the answer :)
    But that will hardcode the computername to gather performance data from.
    - When you create a custom mmc with ActiveX controls, it will always use
    the node-name you specify in the MMC. Even if you use variables names
    like %computername% etc.

    What I need, is to collect data from the same objects and counters from
    many different computers.
    Since I have no access to the client nodes, I want to configure the
    counter logs in a template and distribute it to the different server
    admins. Then they send the log-files return to me and I view the result
    with perfmon.
    Jacta, Jan 6, 2006
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