Can I start Performance Explorer from the Command Line and what additional parameters can be used?
Performance explorer can be executed from a command line interface by using the following:
perfexp [/TSD:] [/ACTION:STDGRAPH][/ACTION:STARTALLMONITORS]
Below is a list of the allowed Commands and a description of each:
/TSD: - Adds the file to the workspace
/MONITORDIR: - Sets the output directory for monitor files
/MONCREATE: - Starts in Monitoring Mode [BDL Script Generation]
/ACTION:STDGRAPH - Uses the last given /TSD:
/ACTION:SELGRAPH - Uses last given /TSD:
/ACTION:MONSERVER - Launches the server-monitoring wizard
/ACTION:STARTALLMONITORS - Starts all monitor graphs
/ACTION:STOPALLMONITORS - Stops all monitor graphs
/ACTION:OVERVIEWREPORT [:] - Generates an overview report for the last given /TSD:. Can optionally apply a template file
/EXPORTOVR: - Exports a recently generated OVR view to .Use file.htm for HTML or file.mht for WebArchive export
/NOGUI - Start in batchmode
/SINGLEINSTANCE[:NOSTARTUP] - Searches for an existing instance. When used with NOSTARTUP, no new instances will be created.
/PEW: - Opens/Creates the given Workspace. When used with: /SINGLEINSTANCE an existing instance will only be selected when it uses the given workspace file. Otherwise a new instance will be created.
/COMMANDFILE: - Load commands from a given XML file.
/Exit - Closes Performance Explorer without saving changes to the workspace.
/? - Displays Performance Explorer with allowed command line parameters.