Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works
Photo

svchost causing excessive cpu and memory usage


  • Please log in to reply

#1
jerrypowell

jerrypowell

    New Member

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 8 posts

My pc's with Vista and W7 are showing excessive use of resources until I stop Windows Update as a service under the most active svchost process.  This is a relatively new development and one that is crippling the pc's.  Is there a fix for such a problem and is there a way to identify all services that do not need to be active?


  • 0

Advertisements


#2
rockmilk

rockmilk

    Certified monkey.

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,773 posts

Uninstall these updates.

 

Open add remove programs.
View Installed Updates.
Remove these from your machine.
Windows 10 Worst Features Installed 'Again' On Windows 7 And Windows 8

 

Then hide those updates.

http://news.softpedi...es-494363.shtml

 

Check the issue now.


  • 0






Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP