When comparing Process Hacker vs WizTree, the Slant community recommends Process Hacker for most people. In the question“What are the best power user tools for Windows?” Process Hacker is ranked 9th while WizTree is ranked 23rd.
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Pro See programs with active network connections
Pro Real-time information on disk access
Pro 10x more detail and information about usage of PC resources and processes
Pro Can be set as your default task manager
Pro Detailed overview of system activity with highlighting
Pro Can create, edit and control services
Pro Can track which processes are using a file
Pro Open source
You can find the code here.
Pro View detailed stack traces with kernel-mode
Supports WOW64 and .NET.
Pro Graphs and statistics to quickly track down resource hogs and runaway processes
Pro Exceptionally fast for NTFS drives
Because it reads the master file table (MFT) directly from NTFS file system.
There is no limitation to using it.
Pro Multiple view such as tree view, tree map, extension view, file view
Unlike other similar apps, which usually only offer single view, this app offers multiple views.
Pro Handles "hard linked" files correctly - doesn't count them more than once
WizTree is faster and much more accurate than all the others as it properly handles hard linked files (doesn't count them more than once) so the total allocated size reported by WizTree will actually match the space used on the drive as reported by Windows.
Con It might be a little intimidating for some users
Con Intended for NTFS only
It'll work with any other file system but with the same speed as any generic space analyzer.