Options: Performance Guide dialog box

Use the Performance Guide page to specify settings to use when running the Performance Guide.

To access the Performance Guide page click Tools > Options and then select Intel Compilers and Tools > Performance Guide.

Build and Run

On Run, when projects are out of date

Use the drop-down list to specify the Performance Guide to do one of the following:

  • Prompt to Build: Causes to display a prompt each time a project needs rebuilding.

  • Always Build: Causes the Performance Guide to build out-of-date projects without displaying a prompt.

  • Never Build: Instructs the Performance Guide to skip rebuilding out-of-date projects. No prompt will appear.


Skip the Introduction section: Select False, to start the Performance Guide at the Introduction. Select True to skip the Introduction, starting the Performance Guide at Setup.

For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.