Control Panel

The control panel includes the following buttons:

  • System Information - provides information about the Intel® GPA version installed on the system and extended system information. You can save the system information to a .txt file or copy it to the clipboard.

  • Settings - provides access to the Settings panel.

  • Send feedback - opens a form to send feedback to the Intel® GPA technical support.

  • Help - provides access to the Intel® Graphics Performance Analyzers online help.

Settings Panel

  • General Settings:

    • Check for updates toggle button: turn this button off to disable update notifications. By default, Intel® GPA notifies you when a newer version of the product or Intel graphics driver is available.


If an update is available, an exclamation mark in a red circle appears on the Settings button.

  • Appearance Settings:
    • Color Schema: changes the color scheme of the Graphics Monitor interface:
      • Light color scheme (default)
      • Dark color scheme
  • Additional Settings:
    • Monitor IP Addresses: shows network IP address(es) of the local system
    • Authorized IP addresses: view and change the list of host systems authorized to connect to your host system. In this dialog box, you can view and change the list of analysis systems authorized to connect to your target system automatically:
      • To authorize a new analysis system, type in a new IP address, and then click the button.
      • To forget an analysis system, select its IP address in the list, and then click the X button.


When a remote host system tries to connect to the local system, a notification message displays asking you to accept the connection.


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