logman start | stop

Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista

Start a data collector and set the begin time to manual, or stop a data collector set and set the end time to manual.

For examples of how this command can be used, see Examples.


logman start <[-n] <name>> [options]
logman stop <[-n] <name>> [options]


Parameter Description


Displays context-sensitive help.

-s <computer name>

Perform the command on the specified remote computer.

-config <value>

Specifies the settings file containing command options.

[-n] <name>

Name of the target object.


Send commands to Event Trace Sessions directly without saving or scheduling.


Perform the requested operation asynchronously.


The following command starts the data collector perf_log on the remote computer server_1.

logman start perf_log -s server_1

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