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Windows 7: disk and cpu spikes

02 Jan 2012   #1
kingsolara

Windows 7
 
 
disk and cpu spikes

I am experiencing spikes in my cpu and disk in the task manager.
I was gonna live with just cpu spikes but the disk spikes have me worried now.

The disk spikes from 1%-100% instantly sometimes. The graph is up and down.

What should I post for help?


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03 Jan 2012   #2
logicearth

Windows 10 Pro (x64)
 
 

How long and are you having any slow downs?
If not 100% spikes is nothin to concern yourself with.
Being able to use 100% of your hardware without a slow down is a good thing.
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