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Add Administrative Privileges

To enable such options as detecting context switches or highly accurate CPU time collection, you need local administrator privileges for running the product.
To run a standalone version of the
Intel® VTune™
Profiler
as an administrator, right-click the product entry in the
Start
menu and select
Run as administrator
from the context menu.
To run the
Intel® VTune™
Profiler
integrated into Visual Studio* IDE as the administrator, do the following:
  1. From the
    Start
    menu, select
    All Programs >
    Intel Studio version
    and right-click
    Intel Studio version
    with VS
    version
    option.
    The context menu opens.
  2. From the context menu, select the
    Run as administrator
    option.
    Microsoft Visual Studio* IDE opens with the administrative privileges assigned to your name.

Product and Performance Information

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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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