CPU Performance Counters in Visual Studio 2010 Profiler

  While using Visual Studio Profiler either from Visual Studio UI or through command line tools, you may wish to collect more/different information using specific CPU Performance Counters. The collected data depends on the profiling mode. As usage of CPU Performance Counters considered an advanced technique, let me explain what is the proper way to…

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Thread Performance: Resource Contention Concurrency Profiling in Visual Studio 2010

Does your native code deals with critical sections or other synchronization primitives? Does your managed code uses C# lock statement or Monitor class? If yes, and if you would like to get a clear picture of all contentions in your application, you might want to check out the new profiling mode of VS2010 Profiler –…

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VS2010: Silverlight 4 profiling from Visual Studio UI

In my previous post I showed how VS2010 Profiler command line tools can be used to profile your Silverlight 4 application, as this feature is only partially integrated with Visual Studio UI. While we are working on a full integration story, let me show you how VS UI can be used (with some extra work)…

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