Analytic Tracing with ETW

Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) analytic tracing offers a way to capture diagnostic information during the execution of a WCF service. WCF analytic tracing events are emitted at key points in the WCF stack to allow troubleshooting of WCF services in a production environment. Analytic tracing for WCF services has minimal impact on the performance of a product server that hosts .NET Framework 4.6.1 WCF services as these events are very efficiently emitted to an Event Tracing for Windows (ETW) session.

In This Section

Analytic Tracing Overview
Discusses how WCF analytic tracing works in .NET Framework 4.6.1.

Dynamically Enabling Analytic Tracing
Discusses how to enable or disable tracing dynamically using ETW.

Configuring Message Flow Tracing
Describes how to configure message flow tracing.

Analytic Trace Event Reference
Shows a table of event IDs with their event levels, event messages and keywords.

See Also

WCF Services and Event Tracing for Windows
Tracking Events into Event Tracing in Windows