The Curious Demonization of the Windows Registry

The Windows Registry is meant to serve as a shared storage location for system and application settings. It is essentially a database, has per-user hives, multiple data types, and is generally well-suited for it’s purpose. Lookups (retrieval) of registry values are extremely rapid since the keys are traversed using an optimal data tree (an algorithm […]

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Process Lasso and Windows 10

Today I wanted to quickly write about the new Windows 10 build that has just been released to the public (July 31 2015), and how our newest version of Process Lasso can really benefit you, more than ever… Since Windows 10 release, many people are finding themselves once again excited about the PC’s future. Windows 8 […]

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CPU affinity selection dialog

When CPU Affinity Matters

When CPU affinity matters Case 1: Limit a Process’s CPU Consumption One common case where CPU affinity matters is one of CPU resource allocation. Specifically, keeping a process limited to using a certain amount of CPU time or percent of the total available. By limiting a process to specific cores, you have the ability to […]

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