How to Open Performance Monitor and Resoure Monitor in Windows 10
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How to Open Performance Monitor and Resource Monitor in Windows 10

In this post, we’ll see the different ways to open Performance Monitor and Resource Monitor in Windows 10. Let’s get started.

Open Performance Monitor in Windows 10

Here, we’ll see different methods to start the Performance Monitor in Windows 10.

I recommend you to go through the ways and pick the one you prefer.

Method #1

You can open Performance Monitor using “perfmon” command in Windows 10.

You can use this command in the following programs:

Run Command

Open Run. Type “perfmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter” key.

Command to open Performance Monitor in Run Command Box
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Command Prompt

Open Command Prompt. Type “perfmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Command to open Performance Monitor in Command Prompt
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Windows PowerShell

Open PowerShell. Type “perfmon” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter.”

Command to open Performance Monitor in PowerShell
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Address Toolbar

In the Address Toolbar, type “perfmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter” key.

Perfmon in Address Toolbar
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File Explorer Address Bar

In the Address Bar of File Explorer, type “perfmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Perfmon in Address bar of File Explorer
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Task Manager

Open Task Manager. Click on File > Run new task.

In the “Create new task” box, type “perfmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Command in the Create new task box
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Method #2

Open Start Menu. Type “performance” (without double quotes) and then you can see “Performance Monitor” in the search results.

Performance Monitor
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Click on it to access Performance Monitor.

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Method #3

Go to C > Windows > System32 folder.

Find and double-click “perfmon” file.

Perfmon file
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Method #4

Open Start Menu. Find and click “Windows Administrative Tools” folder.

Within that folder, you can see “Performance Monitor.”

Performance Monitor shortcut
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Click on it.

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Open Resource Monitor in Windows 10

Here, we’ll see different ways to open the Resource Monitor.

I suggest you to go through the methods and pick the one you prefer.

Method #1

You can use the “resmon” command to open Resource Monitor in Windows 10.

You can use it in the following programs:

Run Command

Launch Run. Type “resmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Run Command Box with the command to open Resource Monitor
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Command Prompt

Launch Command Prompt. Type “resmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter” key.

Command Prompt with command to open Resource Monitor
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Windows PowerShell

Launch Windows PowerShell. Type “resmon” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter.”

PowerShell with command to open Resource Monitor
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Address Toolbar

In the Address Toolbar, type “resmon” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter” key.

Resmon in Address Toolbar
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File Explorer Address Bar

In the File Explorer Address Bar, type “resmon” (without double quotes) and then hit “Enter” key.

Resmon in Address Bar of File Explorer
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Task Manager

In the Task Manager, click File > Run new task.

In the “Create new task” box, type “resmon” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter.”

Resmon command in the Create new task box
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Method #2

Open Start Menu. Find and click “Windows Administrative Tools” folder.

Within that folder, you can see “Resource Monitor.”

Resource Monitor shortcut
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Click on it to open Resource Monitor.

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Method #3

Go to the System32 folder (Open “Run.” Type “system32” (without double quotes) and then press “Enter”).

Find and double-click “resmon” file.

Resmon file
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Method #4

Open Start Menu.

Type “resource” (without double quotes) and then you can see “Resource Monitor” in the search results.

Resource Monitor
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Click on it.

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Method #5

Launch Task Manager. Go to the “Performance” tab.

You can see the “Open Resource Monitor” link at the bottom of the tab.

Open Resource Monitor
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Click on it.

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