SQL Activity Monitor detail

I'm investigating some performance issues that seem to be happening at around the same time every day. What I'd like to do is capture the activity detail (similar to what I see in SQL Activity Monitor) for a period of time . Is this something easily done or is there something better to run to capture SQL activity?

Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Scott PletcherSenior DBACommented:
SQL Profiler /  SQL trace.
Jason clarkDBA FreelancerCommented:
Best is to use Activity Monitor and Data Collection.
Have a look for detail: http://www.sqlshack.com/sql-server-performance-monitoring-data-collector/

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft SQL Server

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.