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Windows 7: # of processes you have running

10 Feb 2010   #1
hubris

W7, Xp Pro
 
 
# of processes you have running

Just curious as to how many you have running.?

seems to be constant subject on many forums/ blogs etc.

i have 34.

right place to post ?

cheers


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10 Feb 2010   #2
Pauly

Win7 Ultimate X64
 
 

I have 48
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10 Feb 2010   #3
RknRusty

Windows 7 Home Premium - always up to date
 
 

Including my Logitech mouse (2), RealTemp, Winamp, and Acronis (2), I usually have about 48. I've seen it as low as 42, but not often.
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10 Feb 2010   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

usually 55 to 60.
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10 Feb 2010   #5
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

around 60ish @ Idle


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10 Feb 2010   #6
SlackerITGuy

Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

~5 tabs of Google Chrome opened + Steam + foobar2000.

High 30s at idle.


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10 Feb 2010   #7
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Usually around 63-67 at idle.

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11 Feb 2010   #8
WindowsStar

Windows 7 Enterprise (x64); Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)
 
 

About 63 like Brink.
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