Windows Performance Recorder

Included in the Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (Windows ADK), Windows Performance Recorder (WPR) is a performance recording tool that is based on Event Tracing for Windows (ETW). It records system events that you can then analyze by using Windows Performance Analyzer (WPA).

You can download WPR by visiting Windows Insider Program.

What’s New in WPR

For a list of the newest features in WPR, see the WPR section of What's New in the Windows Performance Toolkit.

In This Section

Introduction to WPR

Gives a brief introduction to WPR.

WPR Quick Start

Introduces the basic features that you will use to create WPR recordings.

WPR Features

Describes WPR features in detail.

WPR How-to-Topics

Gives detailed procedures about how to use WPR.

WPR Scenarios

Provides WPR scenarios.

WPR Reference

Provides complete reference material about how to use command-line options, create XML profiles, and use Xperf.

Windows Performance Toolkit Technical Reference

Xperf Command-Line Reference

Windows Performance Analyzer