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Is it possible to monitor one program from/using another program.

Say, I want to monitor the responsiveness of a program or how much memory/cpu that process in using when doing a particular job. Is this possible?

I am not talking about monitoring task manager. I was looking for something more sophisticated method that could identify , what process or what subsystem is causing the ir-responsiveness for that program etc etc.

OS: Windows 7.

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Related: See my answer to superuser.com/questions/404617/…, Process Monitor and Windows Performance Toolkit are essentials for this. –  Tom Wijsman Apr 20 '12 at 12:01

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You could try process explorer from MS

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And how does PE help doing what the OP asked? –  Tom Wijsman Apr 20 '12 at 12:02
    
Agreed, should have said Process Monitor. –  BJ292 Apr 21 '12 at 5:51

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