Windows 10: Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows

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  1. TomKunzo Win User

    Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows


    How to: Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows

    How to Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows


    A process is an instance of a program that is being executed. Each process running in Windows is assigned a unique decimal number called the process ID, or PID.

    If you like, saving a list of currently running processes on the local computer can be useful when you want to see which apps you have running, or need to post the file while getting help troubleshooting an issue.

    This tutorial will show you how to save a list of all currently running processes and their details to a text file in Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10.


    CONTENTS:
    • Option One: Save List of Running Processes to File in Command Prompt
    • Option Two: Save List of Running Processes to File in PowerShell

    EXAMPLE: Currently running processes in Task Manager

    Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows [​IMG]







    OPTION ONE [/i] Save List of Running Processes to File in Command Prompt
    1. Open a command prompt.

    2. Copy and paste the command below into the command prompt, and press Enter. (see screenshot below)
    *Arrow tasklist /V > "%userprofile%\Desktop\Running processes.txt"


    Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows [​IMG]

    3. You will now have a Running processes.txt file on your desktop. When you open this file, you will see a list of currently running processes and their details. (see screenshot below)

    Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows [​IMG]






    OPTION TWO [/i] Save List of Running Processes to File in PowerShell
    1. Open Windows PowerShell.

    2. Copy and paste the command below into PowerShell, and press Enter. (see screenshot below)
    *Arrow Get-Process | Out-File -filepath "$Env:userprofile\Desktop\Running processes.txt"


    Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows [​IMG]

    3. You will now have a Running processes.txt file on your desktop. When you open this file, you will see a list of currently running processes and their details. (see screenshot below)

    Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows [​IMG]


    That's it,
    Shawn


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    TomKunzo, Dec 31, 2015
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  2. Tatty_One Win User

    Saves log files ?

    You can either read the files in Windows or my preferred method is.....

    Download CCcleaner from here...........

    CCleaner Professional | Try the world’s most trusted PC cleaner, free!

    You can then run cleaner, you will see the log files listed, then if you right click you can save as a text file and then have a read. You may also get an "error reporting" log listed seperatly.
     
    Tatty_One, Oct 27, 2019
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  3. slozomby Win User
    Recent File List

    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file1

    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file2
    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file3
    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file4
    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file5
    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file6
    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file7
    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file8
    Remove-ItemProperty -Path "Registry::HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Applets\Paint\Recent File List" -name file9
    ...

    you get the idea. ( too lazy to put it in a for loop and test it.

    or just open regedit and remove all the fileX from that key.
     
    slozomby, Oct 27, 2019
    #3
  4. hellrazor Win User

    Save List of Running Processes to File in Windows

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    Bull fucking shit.
     
    hellrazor, Oct 27, 2019
    #4
  5. Process running but not starting in Windows 10

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    I understand that you are unable to run applications on Windows 10. We will assist you to resolve the issue.

    This issue may be due to application conflicts.

    I suggest you to follow the steps provided below and check if it helps to resolve the explorer issue.


    • Press Alt+ctr+Del from Desktop.

    • Select Task Manager.

    • Under process tab, locate the apps that are running.

    • Right Click on the application and select End Task.

    • Please try accessing the application again and check if you are able to run the application.
    If the issue persists, I suggest you to run
    the program in Compatibility mode, please follow the below steps:

    • Right click on the Program
    • Click on Properties
    • Click on Compatibility tab
    • Select Run this program in compatibility mode and select the operating system accordingly from the drop down list.
    Hope the information helps. Let us know if you need further assistance. We will be happy to help.

    Thank you.
     
    Krishna Prasobh V, Oct 27, 2019
    #5
  6. GNJha Win User
    Boot Process

    Hi,

    Please suggest me a link that can explain the boot process step by step of ...

    • Windows 7,
    • Windows 8.1,
    • Windows 10,
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 and
    • Windows Server 2012 R2

    With Regards

    InTech
     
    GNJha, Oct 27, 2019
    #6
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