Hey does anyone know of a tool that will time the amount it takes for a computer to start up and shutdown? Also looking for a tool to time the amount of time it takes for programs to start up and shutdown.
Thanks for the help!
Do you let work get to you or get to work?
on which OS?
bootchart is useful on Linux:
oh sorry I forgot to specify, Win7 and XP.
Do these programs write startup and shutdown events to the event log?
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The Windows Performance Toolkit (xperf and xbootmgr) can help you measure startup times. For boot times see:
For process startup times, see this introduction to xperf:
Sweet this is EXACTLY what I was looking for! Thanks [img]/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img]