Re: Task Manager Alternatives

JM Casey



I use Process Explorer instead of task manager, but only with the Shark guy unfortunately. It would be interesting to know why it is less accessible with NVDA (which, indeed it is), and if this can be worked out in some way.

Originally I used Process Explorer back in the Windows XP days and found that I just liked it more. I was finding the Windows task manager unbearably slow to respond (something which may have been fixed, now) and so switched back to PE, which is very fast and robust, but again, only with JFW, which does irk me somewhat.



From: <> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: June 25, 2019 10:34 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Task Manager Alternatives


On Tue, Jun 25, 2019 at 10:04 AM, Tyler Spivey wrote:

I think you mean Process Explorer; that's more like task manager.

You're correct.  There is a utility called Process Monitor as well, but it was Process Explorer that I meant.   It's been ages since I used it and for me I've always found it overkill for general use, but I don't know of any others.  It will be interesting to see if others do, and particularly accessible options.

In playing with it now for a few moments it's not accessible in any useful sense with NVDA.

Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 1809, Build 17763  

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