Saturday, May 30, 2009

How to displays a list of applications currently running in Windows XP

In Windows XP, tasklist command line tool displays a list of applications and associated tasks/processes currently running on either a local or remote system.

Examples of usage:

  1. Lists all tasks that have DLL modules loaded in them that match the given pattern name. If the module name is not specified, displays all modules loaded by each task.
    Tasks under module that match wbem* such as wbemcomn.dll.
    TASKLIST /M wbem*

  2. Specifies that the verbose information is to be displayed.

  3. Displays services in each process.