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Windows 7: Massive Memory leak in sidebar build 7062

21 Apr 2009   #11
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

So you are not using all Windows gadgets,is that correct.?


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21 Apr 2009   #12
Gamer2006

XP Pro 32 bit/Win 7 64 bit
 
 

My gadgets and process info are attached. Notice how sidebar goes from 500 megs to 20 megs when restarted.

And yes my mistake... I'm running 7068


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-sidebar.jpg   -resources-view.jpg   -process-ended.jpg   -process-restarted.jpg  
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21 Apr 2009   #13
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

I turned on all the gadgets in Windows Gadget Gallery,and here is my Memory pic.

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21 Apr 2009   #14
Gamer2006

XP Pro 32 bit/Win 7 64 bit
 
 

Well as I said this leak occurs (and becomes exponentially worse) when a computer is running for more than 36-48 hours consecutively. So while it doesn't look bad when you start it up it gets pretty bad in time.
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21 Apr 2009   #15
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

Hi,ok so I will leave these on for a day or two, and see if it gets worse.
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21 Apr 2009   #16
Gamer2006

XP Pro 32 bit/Win 7 64 bit
 
 

An update on my end... I've had some success with eliminating the ping plotter. Continuing testing to make sure it is that.
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