User Guide

  • 2020
  • 09/09/2020
  • Public Content

Visual Studio* Integration

Intel® Inspector
integrates into the Visual Studio* integrated development environment (IDE) and can be accessed from the menus, toolbar, and
Solution Explorer
in the following manner:
Intel Inspector/Visual Studio* plug-in
The menu, toolbar, and
Solution Explorer
offer different ways to perform many of the same functions.
Use the
Tools >
Intel Inspector [version]
menu to create analysis results; compare results; and import result archive files, results not associated with a project, and results from other Intel error-detection products into the current project.
Use the
Intel Inspector
toolbar to open the
Getting Started
page, create analysis results, compare results, and configure projects.
Solution Explorer
context menus (right-click to open):
  • Use the
    Intel Inspector [version]
    menu on the
    Solution Explorer
    project context menu to create analysis results and configure projects.
  • Use the context menu on a result in the project result folder to open results, create analysis results, refinalize (re-resolve) results, export result archive files, and manage results.

Product and Performance Information


Intel's compilers may or may not optimize to the same degree for non-Intel microprocessors for optimizations that are not unique to Intel microprocessors. These optimizations include SSE2, SSE3, and SSSE3 instruction sets and other optimizations. Intel does not guarantee the availability, functionality, or effectiveness of any optimization on microprocessors not manufactured by Intel. Microprocessor-dependent optimizations in this product are intended for use with Intel microprocessors. Certain optimizations not specific to Intel microarchitecture are reserved for Intel microprocessors. Please refer to the applicable product User and Reference Guides for more information regarding the specific instruction sets covered by this notice.

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