How to Generate a Systems Health Report in Windows Seven
By Koder at Mon, 08/30/2010 - 11:24
Windows Seven has added many new utilities and features that assist users and systems administrators in diagnosing problems and fixing them. One such thing is a Systems Health Report that you can generate, which tells you about every aspect of your Windows Seven PC. The report includes diagnostic data on Hardware, Software, Operating System, BIOS and Memory. The results are presented in a very clear and tabulated manner by categories that are easy to read, including errors, warnings and informational items listed right on top of the report.
To start the diagnostics, simply click on the Start button and then in the search box, type in "perfmon /report" (without quotes) and click on the first result you get.
The next window will show Perfmon to be collecting data to generate the Systems Health Report, once data is collect it will display that it is Generating the report
Diagnostic results will now be displayed, at the top will be errors, warnings and information if any and then data is arranged many categories which you can expand by clicking on the + sign. There is a lot of good information on every aspect of your PC from Hardware, Software, BIOS, Memory etc. which tells you how has your PC been performing alerting you to things such as Disk errors, Memory mismatches, software malfunctions and a great deal of hardware information.