Short for Resource Monitor, Resmon is a feature introduced with Windows 7 that enables users to view complete resource information about their computer, similar to some of the features that was found in Task Manager. To open this program follow the below steps.
- Open Windows Task Manager.
- Click on the Performance tab and then either click on the Resource Monitor button or Open Resource Monitor link depending on your version of Windows.
Example of Resmon in Windows 8
Tip: If you open the Windows Task Manager (in Windows 7 and Windows Vista) and then click the Performance tab there is also a button that will open the Windows Resource Monitor.
Also see: Task Manager