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Use this page of the Create a unit monitor wizard to provide information about the performance counter.

This page contains the elements described in the following table.

Name Description


The name of the performance object.

The wildcard characters * and ? are supported.


Value of the Counter property of the object.


The instance of the object.


Opens the Select Performance Counter dialog box.

Include all instances for the selected counter

Specifies that all instances of the object should be included.


A list from which you can select a time interval at which the performance counter is sampled.

See Also

How to Create a Performance Baseline Unit MonitorHow to Create a Performance Threshold Unit MonitorHow to Create Monitors in Operations Manager 2007


How to Create a Simple Windows Event Unit Monitor in System Center Essentials


Self-Tuning Threshold Monitors
Static Threshold Unit Monitors
System Center Essentials Select Performance Counter Dialog Box