Using a Trace Template to Collect Data

Record data using a built-in or a previously created trace template.

To use a trace template to collect data
  1. Select a trace template and click Choose.

  2. Choose a target from the Target pop-up menu.

  3. Click Record to begin gathering data.

  4. Click Stop once the data has been recorded.

The "Choose a Template for the Trace Document” dialog displays platforms, template families, project templates, and a description for the selected trace template. The Target menu lets you choose whether to collect data from a running process, all system processes, or an application. Choosing an application automatically launches the application. Once you have finished collecting your data, you can examine and manipulate the data, save the data, or collect more data.

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