Performance Logs and Alerts

 

Windows XP Pro x64

Default Description

Collects performance data from local or remote computers based on preconfigured schedule parameters, then writes the data to a log or triggers an alert. If this service is stopped, performance information will not be collected. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Additional Information

This may be a super geek tool, but I feel that the overhead associated with it is not worth the benefit. You decide.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2
XP Pro x64 ? ? Automatic

Service Names

Service Name (registry): SysmonLog
Display Name: Performance Logs and Alerts

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\WINDOWS\system32\smlogsvc.exe

Log On As

Account: NT AUTHORITY\LocalService

Dependencies

What service Performance Logs and Alerts needs to function properly:

  • None

What other service require Performance Logs and Alerts to function properly:

  • None

Windows XP

Default Description

Collects performance data from local or remote computers based on preconfigured schedule parameters, then writes the data to a log or triggers an alert. If this service is stopped, performance information will not be collected. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

Additional Information

This may be a super geek tool, but I feel that the overhead associated with it is not worth the benefit. You decide.

Default Startup Type

OS SP0 SP1 SP2 SP3
XP Home ? ? Manual Manual
XP MCE 2005 ? ? Manual Manual
XP Pro ? ? Manual Manual
XP Tablet PC 2005 ? ? Manual Manual

Service Names

Service Name (registry): SysmonLog
Display Name: Performance Logs and Alerts

Default Path and Command Line Options

C:\WINDOWS\system32\smlogsvc.exe

Log On As

Account: NT AUTHORITY\LocalService
SP3: Account: NT AUTHORITY\NetworkService

Dependencies

What service Performance Logs and Alerts needs to function properly:

  • None (H, M, P, T)

What other service require Performance Logs and Alerts to function properly:

  • None (H, M, P, T)

Additional Reading

None at this time.