User Guide

  • 2020
  • 06/18/2020
  • Public Content

Manage Result Files

Customize settings for the results you collect with
Intel® VTune™

Configure Result Names

You can change the name of an existing result or configure the template of the result name, determining the format of future analysis results.
To change the name of an existing result file in Microsoft Visual Studio * IDE:
  1. Right-click the result in the Solution Explorer to open the result context menu.
  2. Select
    and edit the name in the Solution Explorer. Make sure to keep the
You can do the same in the standalone version of the product, using the
Rename Result
context menu option in the Project Navigator.
To change the default result name template:
  1. Open the
    Result Location
    pane as follows:
    • Visual Studio IDE: Go to
      Tools > Options > Intel VTune
      > Result Location
    • Standalone interface: click the menu button and select
      Options... > Intel VTune
      > Result Location
  2. In the
    Result name template
    text box, edit the text to configure the naming scheme for new analysis results. By default,
    scheme is used, where
    is an analysis type (for example,
    for Hotspots).
    Do not remove the @@@ part from the template. This is a placeholder enabling multiple runs of the same analysis configuration.

Configure Result Location

For the product version integrated with the Microsoft Visual Studio*, analysis results, by default, are stored in the Visual Studio project default location. For the standalone interface, the analysis result is located in a subdirectory under the project directory. You can view the default location in the
section of the
configuration pane.
To change the result location:
  1. Click the
    Configure Analysis
    toolbar button.
    Configure Analysis
    window opens.
  2. Choose the required target system and target type in the
  3. Expand the
    options section and edit the
    Store result in (and create link file to) another directory
    field to specify a directory of your choice.
All subsequent analysis results will be located under the folder you defined in this tab.

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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