• 9.1
  • 08/07/2015
  • Public Content

Prepare for Analysis

 To analyze the application, start with the following steps:
  1. Open the
    sample trace file.
  2. Go to
    Charts > Event Timeline
    to open the Event Timeline.
    When you open a new trace file, Function Profile and Performance Assistant charts open by default. You can change the default chart in the Preferences dialog box (
    Options > Preferences > Tracefile preferences
  3. In the Event Timeline, click and drag your mouse over a specific time interval to zoom into it.
    Zooming In
  4. You should start noticing the iterative nature of the application. Zoom deeper into the trace by selecting a single iteration.
    This is the view of the zoom. The Trace Map shows the section within the trace that is displayed. The Event Timeline chart shows the events that were active during the selected time.
    Zoomed In

Product and Performance Information


Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.