Sysinternals Suite is a set of useful and efficient tools for configuring, optimizing, testing, identifying, and fixing Windows operating system problems. This program has provided a useful tool in its collection for almost every subject and problem in Windows. For example, there is a small tool for managing startup programs, by which you can remove useless programs from the startup process. We have a very suitable and professional ProcessExplorer tool, which can literally dissect running processes.
The features provided by the Windows default task manager are not even 10% of the capabilities of this program. This tool has various options for forced stopping or so-called killing processes, which are not similar in the Windows task manager. Here you can see the resources consumed by each process, including memory, processor, network (download/upload) and… Processes are displayed grouped. For example, for the Chrome browser, each tab is considered as a separate process, this program displays all the processes related to Chrome in a tree view in parent and child mode.
Sometimes, large installation files such as games, Visual Studio, Office, etc. hang badly in the middle of work. In many situations, due to blocking the access path to the child process, the parent process is also in the waiting state. In this situation, using this tool, you can easily close or release the child process so that the installation activity continues. This was just one of the uses of this tool. There are other advanced features such as the display of threads allocated to each process, the amount of processing and memory consumption of each, the call stack of Windows system methods and many other things that are mostly used by Windows professionals and developers.
This was just a brief mention of the capabilities of one of the tools in the Sysinternals Suite. There are other tools, such as displaying and managing disks, managing logs and Windows events, checking blue screen errors, displaying system information, working with the registry, displaying Windows objects, working with hex files, monitoring processes, and displaying information on NTFS drives, the defrag page tool for Windows files. , start and stop Windows services and there are many other cases that cannot be explained in this area.
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This software is free.