Windows 10: Scheduled Tasks - Task Manager at logon but how get Performance tab?


  1. Posts : 99
    Dual-boot Win 7 & 10, both Pro 64-bit
       25 Dec 2016 #1

    Scheduled Tasks - Task Manager at logon but how get Performance tab?


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    I already have a Scheduled Task that starts Task Manager at every logon. But it always starts in the "Processes" tab. How can I make it start in the "Performance" tab? See screenshot:

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  2. Posts : 185
    Windows 10 Pro 1703 15063.413
       25 Dec 2016 #2

    I see it never looks at any parameters when you execute it so I would guess that it doesn't look at them, even though there is a discussion about parameters here -> command line - taskmgr.exe called with an argument by Windows 7 - Super User
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  3.    25 Dec 2016 #3

    You could probably achieve that with an autohotkey script which clicks the relevant tab. However, it doesn't look possible to identify the tab explicitly, so you'd have to do that purely on a geometric basis. Not ideal.

    A hint here, but not desirable:
    +1 - An ugly hack would be to change the last active tab through the registry in HKCU/Software/Microsoft/Windows NT/CurrentVersion/TaskManager – Cheuk Kin Sing Aug 8 '11 at 19:09
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