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How to Start/Stop Performance Counter DLL Host

Service name: PerfHost

Display name: Performance Counter DLL Host


Description:

Enables remote users and 64-bit processes to query performance counters provided by 32-bit DLLs. If this service is stopped, only local
users and 32-bit processes will be able to query performance counters provided by 32-bit DLLs.


Path to executable:

C:\WINDOWS\SysWow64\perfhost.exe

Services Regedit CMD Msconfig

Services.msc:
This method shows you how to Start/Stop Performance Counter DLL Host service from Services.msc

Perform the following steps:

Please go to Start and click on the Type here to search

Locate Performance Counter DLL Host service observe his current status and open to make changes

From General tab you can Start/Stop and change the Startup type of Performance Counter DLL Host service

To finish press ok button and close Services window

Type services.msc and press Enter