Disabling performance counters (Windows)
- Backup your registry
- Open “regedit”
- Navigate to “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services”
- Find the service you wish to disable performance counters for
- Navigate the performance key. If the key does not exist, create it.
- Create a DWORD entry called “Disable Performance Counters” and set the value to 1
- Enjoy a cool beverage.