Troubleshooting Processes and Registry with Sysinternals Process Monitor

Process Monitor in Windows is one of the best tools to use in troubleshooting. In this course, you'll learn how to get the most out of the second most downloaded tool from the Sysinternals toolkit - Process Monitor.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 18, 2017
Duration
1h 19m
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Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
May 18, 2017
Duration
1h 19m
Description

There is an age old saying in Windows: "If something breaks in Windows, run Process Monitor". This is absolutely true, and Process Monitor is one of the best tools to use in troubleshooting. In this course, Troubleshooting Processes and Registry with Sysinternals Process Monitor, you'll learn how to utilize Process Monitor for troubleshooting. First, you'll explore how to find settings in the Registry and learn how to resolve bottlenecks in performance. Next, you'll cover how to fix broken applications. Finally, you'll learn how to analyze slow boot sequences. By the end this course, you'll know how to effectively use one of the most important troubleshooting tools available.

About the author
About the author

Sami Laiho is one of the world's top experts in Windows OS and Security. Sami specializes in OS internals, troubleshooting, management, and security.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone, my name is Sami Laiho. Welcome to my course, Troubleshooting Processes and Registry with Sysinternals Process Monitor. I'm a senior technical fellow at my own company, Adminize. Whenever you read about great success stories from industry experts about troubleshooting cases they have solved, they always say they used Sysinternals Process Monitor. Every Windows admin should take this course and learn how the second most downloaded tool in the Sysinternals toolkit works. There are hidden features for even the most seasoned admins out there. Some of the major topics that we will cover include how to find registry settings, how to find performance bottlenecks in Windows, how to find the cause for an application hang. By the end of this course, you'll know how to effectively use one of the most important troubleshooting tools available. Before beginning the course, you should have viewed the first course on this learning path on the Sysinternals Toolkit on Pluralsight. I hope you join me on this Troubleshooting Processes and Registry with Sysinternals Process Monitor, at Pluralsight.