In announcing the Visual Studio Beta 2 profiler features, Chris mentioned that we have a new option on the Debug menu called ‘Start Performance Analysis’ which has the Alt-F2 keyboard shortcut. This makes it easier than ever to start profiling your application. The new menu item has the following behavior:
Let’s use this new functionality to profile an application that I prepared earlier.
If you wish to profile again, selecting Alt-F2 will start profiling with the Performance Session that was created after step #4.