Fetch details of running processes on Windows devices
  • 02 Feb 2024
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Fetch details of running processes on Windows devices

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Article Summary

A multitude of processes and programs operate continuously on a device, running in both the foreground and background. IT administrators may need insights into processes, considering factors such as memory usage, CPU time, process owner, and more, spanning across all devices.

The following PowerShell script helps the IT Admins to remotely get the running processes details from their managed Windows devices.

  1. Create a file on your desktop, for example, fetch_running_processes.ps1 and open it in a text editor like notepad++

  2. Copy the contents below to the file or click here to download the file.

  3. You will be able to see the details in the Output tab in View Status report on the Scalefusion dashboard.

  4. Follow our guide to upload & publish the PowerShell script using Scalefusion Dashboard.

Please note that to use the PowerShell scripts, the Scalefusion MDM Agent Application must be installed on the device(s). Please follow our guide to publish and install the Scalefusion MDM Agent Application.


  1. The scripts and their contents are sourced from various albeit authenticated Microsoft sources and forums.

  2. Please validate the scripts on a test machine before deploying them on all your managed devices.

  3. Scalefusion has tested these scripts, however, Scalefusion will not be responsible for any loss of data or system malfunction that may arise due to the incorrect usage of these scripts.

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