Disable wsstracing.exe in SharePoint


At times we need to disable wsstracing.exe to improve the system’s performance at it uses too much CPU resources.

Open Command Prompt as Administrator

To Disable

  • sc stop “SPTraceV4”
  • sc config “SPTraceV4” start= disabled

To Delete

  • sc delete “SPTraceV4”


Author: Nishant Rana

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