Get Started with
Profiler for Windows* OS
Before You Begin
- Build your application with symbol information and inReleasemode with all optimizations enabled. For detailed information on compiler settings, see theVTuneonline user guide.ProfilerYou can also use thematrixsample application available in<. You can see corresponding sample results inDocuments>\VTune\Samples\matrix<.Documents>\VTune\Projects\sample (matrix)
- Set up the environment variables:<install-dir>\setvars.batBy default, the<for oneAPI components isinstall-dir>Program Files (x86)\Intel\oneAPI>.
Step 1: Start
Standalone (Command line)
Microsoft* Visual Studio* IDE
Open your solution in Visual Studio. The
VTunetoolbar is automatically enabled and your Visual Studio project is set as an analysis target.
Step 2: Configure and Run Analysis
- In theLaunch Applicationsection, browse to the location of your application executable file.
Step 3: View and Analyze Performance Data
Expand each metric for detailed information about contributing factors.
A flagged metric indicates a value outside acceptable/normal operating range. Use tool tips to understand how to improve a flagged metric.
See guidance on other analyses you should consider running next. The
Analysis Treehighlights these recommendations.