These pages cover ANTS Performance Profiler 9. Help for older versions is also available.

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These are the requirements to run ANTS Performance Profiler:

  • Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.0+
  • 512 MB RAM
  • Internet Explorer 8+
  • 1 GB free hard disk space (or 1.5 GB free hard disk space if profiling Windows Store Applications)

You can profile applications running on these versions of the .NET Framework:

  • 1.1 (32-bit applications only)
  • 2.0 (32-bit or 64-bit applications)
  • 3.0 (32-bit or 64-bit applications)
  • 3.5 (32-bit or 64-bit applications)
  • 4.0 (32-bit or 64-bit applications)
  • 4.5 (32-bit or 64-bit applications)

ANTS Performance Profiler doesn't support Windows Embedded 8.

Advanced features

These features in ANTS Performance Profiler require Windows Vista or later (or Windows Server 2008 or later):

  • File I/O performance counter
  • Attach to process

If you have any questions about the technical specification, please contact us.

ANTS Profiler Visual Studio add-in

  • Visual Studio 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015

Since July 17th 2014, we have shipped ANTS Profiler Visual Studio add-in version 2. This version only supports Visual Studio 2010 and later.

ANTS Profiler Visual Studio add-in version 1, which was shipped prior to July 17th 2014, also supports Visual Studio 2005, 2008 and 2008 R2.

For more information, see Using the Visual Studio add-in.



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