Performance Monitor Counters Are Not Displayed Correctly

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When adding counters in Performance Monitor, the performance objects are incorrectly displayed. The objects are displayed as Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) classes; for example, Process is displayed as Win32_PerfRawData_Perfproc_Process.


The following localized Microsoft Windows 2000 systems are affected:
  • Spanish - Modern Sort (Spain)
  • Finnish (Finland)
  • French (France)
  • Hebrew (Israel)
  • Hungarian (Hungary)
  • Croatian (Croatia)
  • Slovak (Slovakia)
  • Swedish (Sweden)
  • Thai (Thailand)
  • Turkish (Turkey)
  • Vietnamese (Vietnam)
  • Basque


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 1.


Article ID: 264344 - Last Review: October 20, 2013 - Revision: 3.3
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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