Verification: View Custom Progress Information for a Running Job


Updated: August 2, 2010

Applies To: Windows HPC Server 2008 R2

After submitting a job that runs ProgressSample.exe, verify that ProgressSample.exe is updating the Progress and Progress Message job property values.

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The following procedure describes how to view progress information in HPC Job Manager. If you are using HPC Cluster Manager, use the Job Management view.

To view progress in HPC Job Manager

  1. In the Navigation Pane, in My Jobs, click Active.

  2. Add the Progress Message column to view pane as follows:

    1. In the view pane, right-click any column heading, and then click Column Chooser.

    2. In Available columns, select Progress Message, and then click Add.

    3. In Displayed columns, select Progress Message, and then click Move Up until Progress Message is after Progress.

    4. Click OK.

  3. Monitor the progress of the job in the view pane, or double-click the job and monitor the progress in the View Job dialog box.

The progress and progress message information should look similar to the following screenshot:

Progress & ProgressMessage in job list & job view

The following table describes how to view progress information by using HPC PowerShell or a Command Prompt window. Replace <jobID> with the ID of the job that you submitted.

HPC PowerShellGet-HpcJob <jobID>&#124;select id, Progress, ProgressMessage
Command Prompt windowjob view <jobID>