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Windows 7: svchost using a LOT of memory

25 May 2015   #1
mach

windows 7 64bit
 
 
svchost using a LOT of memory

Hi all you super techy people.

So My PC has crashed a few times the last few days with a low memory error, I am running 16GB RAM and haven't had any issues before.

I have done some research and downloaded process explorer, svchost is using over 8gb memory and I'm baffled as to why.

Any help much appreciated.

Mach




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25 May 2015   #2
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I am quite new at this thing so forgive me if I give nonsense direction

There are few svchost processes so you should find which process is the one with PID 184. I am sure gurus will respond by the time you find out the culprit, then you can work on a resolution with them.
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