I have just completed a new PI server install 2018 SP3 P1 and when I try to configure the perfmon counters for AF they are not available.
Can anyone advise how do I activate these counters?
If AF server is installed then you should find PI AF Server listed in the Perf counters.
I've also come across this on occasion, and found the only way to get these exposed is to edit the registry. If you open the registry at HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\PI AF Server\Performance and look for a DWORD value called Disable Performance Counters. It may not be there, so you can add this manually, and set the value to 0. Restart the service and you should be good.
When you ran the setup kit, did you make sure to right click > run as administrator? It's important to note that being in the local administrators group is not the same as running the kit as the local administrator.
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