Windows Processes (NT_PROCESS_CONTAINER)

This application class monitors processes. The NT_PROCESS_CONTAINER icon appears in the host's main application container window. When you double-click this icon (labeled Processes), NT_PROCESS application instance and NT_PROCESS_GROUP application instance icons appear.


The Windows Processes monitor type in BMC ProactiveNet Performance Management is referred as the NT_PROCESS_CONTAINER application class in BMC PATROL.


The following information is displayed on the NT_PROCESS_CONTAINER InfoBox:



Icon Type

the type of icon selected


the current state of the object

Application Class

the name of the application class about which the InfoBox display information

Default username

the default PATROL user name, if any

Worst Parameter

the name of the application parameter that is having the most problems, if any
If more than one parameter is in a warning or an alarm state, the parameter with the most severe problems is shown

History Retention

the length of time history data is retained

Attributes (parameters)

The following attributes are available for this monitor type:

Configuring Windows Processes 

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