Group by Instances
The Group by Instances view shows what instances make up the object set. Use this view as a means to select a specific instance for more detailed analysis.
The list of instances consists of the following columns:
|Bytes||The size of the instance in bytes.|
|Retained bytes||The overall size in bytes of all objects exclusively retained by the instance.|
You can filter out instances that are of no interest for your analysis.
To narrow the list:
- Start typing the desired type name in the Filter field.
dotMemory will exclude all instances that don't match the pattern.
Selecting Objects for Further Analysis
In the Group by Instances view, you can select the following subjects for further analysis:
To select a particular instance:
- Do one of the following:
- Double-click the instance in the list.
- Right-click the instance and choose Open this instance.
After this, the Instance from set subject is added to the Analysis Path and you can use specific instance views to analyze the instance in more details.