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Windows 7: Please look at my process list

16 Sep 2009   #1
client 9

7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 
Please look at my process list

Hi,
In XP I had my process list down to 15 (primarily a gaming machine)

If anyone has some advice on what processes I could kill in 7, please let me know!

processes

thanks!


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16 Sep 2009   #2
septprince

Window 7 build 7600, Xp pro(VM)
 
 

Welcome to seven forums.

you can kill
dwm.exe(but that will shutdown aero)
wiptis.exe
sidebar.exe
searchIndex....exe
wuaudt.exe(It will shutdown windows update)
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16 Sep 2009   #3
Antman

 

That's pretty lean.

If your goal is to max RAM and not OS responsivenes, also disable readyboost and superfetch servce.

Yeah, I said it.


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16 Sep 2009   #4
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
That's pretty lean.

If your goal is to max RAM and not OS responsivenes, also disable readyboost and superfetch servce.

Yeah, I said it.
Please don't feed the nonsense about how "Using your RAM is a BAD THING"
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16 Sep 2009   #5
Antman

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zidane24 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
That's pretty lean.

If your goal is to max RAM and not OS responsivenes, also disable readyboost and superfetch servce.

Yeah, I said it.
Please don't feed the nonsense about how "Using your RAM is a BAD THING"
Yeah, I know. I am just breathing the bozone. If the OP wants lean instead of smooth and stable...

But Zidane is correct. The OS is smarter than us.
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16 Sep 2009   #6
client 9

7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
That's pretty lean.

If your goal is to max RAM and not OS responsivenes, also disable readyboost and superfetch servce.

Yeah, I said it.
Thanks for replying. I can't find any definitive info on what atieclxx and atiesrxx is. I mean , I know it's associated w/ my graphics cards but ...
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16 Sep 2009   #7
Antman

 

Services.msc

AMD External Event ....

It's the ATI hot key thing. I thought you gamers needed that one, though. Try it.
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