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Windows 7: possible corrupt file maxing out cpu

13 Mar 2014   #1
andymac1983

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possible corrupt file maxing out cpu

I have found music file on my pc that whereby even when I openbthe folder it is in my cpu usage goes through the roof. I'm currently trying to delete the file but it so far just says preparing to recycle for the last half hour and all my processor meters are 100%. Can anyone help?


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13 Mar 2014   #2
Sir George

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by andymac1983 View Post
I have found music file on my pc that whereby even when I openbthe folder it is in my cpu usage goes through the roof. I'm currently trying to delete the file but it so far just says preparing to recycle for the last half hour and all my processor meters are 100%. Can anyone help?
Just to clarify, is the music file something familiar to you; ie, you know it's from a reliable source?
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