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Visual Studio 2013 Update 3 RC (Download)

Visual Studio 2013 Update 3 RC (Download)isual Studio Graphics Analyzer IDE is a new feature of Visual Studio 2013 update 3 which is a dedicated space for analyzing graphics frames

With the updates to Visual Studio 2013 the  Graphics Diagnostics tool is now running in the Performance and Diagnostics hub to provide a consistent view with other diagnostics tools you might be familiar with such as CPU Usage and Memory Usage.

To access the Graphics Diagnostics tool you need to select the DEBUG menu

Debug -> Graphics menu.

In the upper part of the session file, there is one swimlane for Frame time and another one for FPS which would give you an idea of how fast your app is running.

You can set a threshold value (Red Line in Screenshot below) which you can configure in the dropdown for each swimlane.

The default threshold value is 60 FPS.

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