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This article provides the basic information required to start using the perfetto  Android™ tool.
The following table provides a brief description of the tool, as well as its availability depending on the software packages:
|Tool||STM32MPU Embedded Software distribution||STM32MPU Embedded Software distribution for Android™|
|Name||Category||Purpose||Starter Package||Developer Package||Distribution Package||Starter Package||Developer Package||Distribution Package|
|perfetto||Tracing tools||perfetto is a performance instrumentation and tracing tool for Android™.
2 Getting started with perfetto
Perfetto instructions can be generated using the recording tool.
- Create record settings required
- Copy generated instructions
- Execute the copied instructions on a opened terminal with the device connected through USB, having ADB installed.
At the end of the trace execution, you can get back the trace:
adb pull /data/misc/perfetto-traces/trace
From this stage you can directly open the trace through the web viewer.