Performance Logs and Alerts (System Services for the Windows Server 2003 Family and Windows XP Operating Systems)
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
Service Name: SysmonLog
Executable Name: Smlogsvc.exe
Log On As: NetworkService
Description: The Performance Logs and Alerts service collects performance data from local or remote computers based on preconfigured schedule parameters, and then writes the data to a log or triggers an alert. The Performance Logs and Alerts service starts and stops each named performance data collection based on the information contained in the named log collection setting. This service runs only if at least one collection is scheduled.
If this service is stopped or disabled, performance information is not collected. Also, currently running data collections and future scheduled collections will not occur.
Available on: Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition; Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition; Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition and Windows Server 2003, Web Edition.
Installed through: Default operating system installation
Startup type: Manual
Service status: Stopped
This service depends on the following system components: None
The following system components depend on this service: None