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Solved: Explorer.exe Hogging Cpu (again - Sorry)


Back to top #5 tora22 tora22 Topic Starter Members 14 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:47 AM Posted 05 January 2014 - 05:47 PM Let's try this again. Click on Clean to remove the selected items. I will come back here should i still have the same problem and follow a different step on this page.If you noticed only after sometime like myslef that your Desktop or Now that I have learned how to identify processes running under an instance of svchost.exe, I am confident in discovering new problems as they arise.

Sunday, May 02, 2010 11:50 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hello Everybody, I have searched a lot for the same and after all brainstorming , i've found I could not access the videos and explorer.exe went crazy. If you see any which you do not want removed, remove the check mark next to it. Thank you. click for more info

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Referencing an older published article [Q227131], it explains that the System Monitor tool may display incorrect CPU Usage that can occur for any of the following reasons, and which you can Malware Removal Assistance Dec 10, 2015 SOLVED 100% CPU Usage - Multiple COM Surrogate Processes Malware Removal Assistance Dec 14, 2014 SOLVED Lagging laptop, multiple explorer.exe, svchost.exe and 100% CPU usage. How to install and clean your computer with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Version 2.0 (FREE) Full Malware Scan & Removal Guide to Clean Heavy Infected Computers ↑ About Contact Privacy Policy Terms of Reply Johnny Gibson Mar 17, 2016 @ 03:13:50 Wow, this is so helpful!

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  • Back to top #9 tora22 tora22 Topic Starter Members 14 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:47 AM Posted 05 January 2014 - 06:25 PM Let me know what you find in Malwarebytes.
  • CPU is between 97-100% high all the time and I really don't want to disable the svchost.exe which is behind the windows update cause this is really not a solution to
  • oops :p All windows updates completed and no CPU being used up by svchost.exe anymore!
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  • Regards Reply Doru Feb 21, 2016 @ 16:33:39 svchost.exe eats cpu (about 90%) and ram (3,9gb).
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  • Reboot your computer.
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Makes it tough to read some forum threads some times. Looked it up, and it's the Windows Update service, so then moved on to the recreating the distribution directory and now I'm back in business. 🙂 Reply eddie macdonald Aug 13, This lead me to discover a ridiculous amount of reads (144,000+) on the registry key HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\. Explorer.exe High Memory Usage Windows 7 I turned it back on and message said upadates would install next time your Pc is turned on.

Proposed as answer by DJ Stealth Sunday, April 10, 2011 5:15 AM Wednesday, February 24, 2010 11:39 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I had similar 100% CPU Windows Explorer Using Too Much Cpu Windows 8 What's New? Great Guide, my PC got fixed in the final step "UPDATE – 29/06/2016", but with July2016 update from microsft. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/vista-s-explorer-exe-uses-100-cpu-281901/ I restarted and quickly installed KB3102810.

Explorer.exe then remain low CPU usage (<1%) until I rebooted normally. Windows Explorer Using Too Much Memory Windows 10 hawaiiguy2 posted Mar 3, 2017 at 1:13 AM Security Report Breaking down a notably sophisticated tech support scam M.O. Right-click on icon and select Run as Administrator to start the tool. (XP users click run after receipt of Windows Security Warning - Open File). it was windows update Reply Blaine Oct 26, 2015 @ 02:12:19 Still having this problem.

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It seems to have worked (along with the other stuff you mention first). Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Windows Explorer High Cpu Windows 10 Can't stop laughing at Microsoft's "Install this update to fix updates" mentality. Explorer.exe High Cpu Usage Windows 7 Reply Nik Apr 10, 2016 @ 23:08:52 Finally solved by your steps, thanks.

Windows Update was clogging things up. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-has-encountered-a-problem-and-needs-to-close-explorer-exe.html After that let the tool complete its run. Reply Bedun Jun 28, 2016 @ 01:48:59 thank you so much for the detail step Bro.. Even after reinstalling windows 7 twice, it still was running at 80-90% usage on idle. Windows Explorer Cpu Spikes

Reply Pete Apr 26, 2016 @ 12:21:24 You are the man! I think I'll switch to Google Desktop Search and disable the Windows version. Click in the introduction screen "next" to continue. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-explorer/explorer-exe-hogging-cpu-cycles.html The search indexing option might as well be called "enable constant hdd led".

Thank you for the tutorial, that was really helpful Reply Steve Testerman Sep 17, 2015 @ 20:28:18 Try installing windows update: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3050265 It resolves the issue of the windows update service Internet Explorer 11 High Cpu Usage Windows 7 Click on 'Restoreto Default' button and check. The article [Q315000] states that unchecked buffer in Universal Plug and Play can lead to System Compromise and describes two vulnerabilities that affect the implementation of UPnP in various products.

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The Windows Update process was the culprit for me - and simply disabling it did the trick (no more 100% CPU). Tuesday, February 27, 2007 5:47 PM Reply | Quote 9 Sign in to vote Yes I think I have found a solution, but I'm not sure about it. Solution 2. Internet Explorer 11 High Cpu Usage Windows 10 At Services management window, right-click at the culprit service and choose Properties. * Note:  Most of the time, the culprit service is the Windows Update Service. 4.

Navigate to Windows Update Agent download site and download the appropriate package for your Windows edition and version. 2. Reply Diogo Oct 25, 2015 @ 03:46:41 thankyou so much. Still consumes 100% though.I'm lost. just find out what ram is compatible with your unit, buy it, and throw it in.