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Windows 7: CPU Usage stays at 100%

29 Dec 2012   #11
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

One of your svchost.exe processes is using 49% CPU.
I use Process Explorer so I can hover the mouse over a task like this, and see what it is running.

Here is an example of one of my svchost.exe processes showing this.
CPU Usage stays at 100%-pesp01.png

Your CPU is at 55% in your screen prints.
If it does go back up to 100% when you close Task Manager, it sounds like you do have that Trojan.

You have a lot of factory bloatware.

You can try a Clean Startup and see if you still have the issue.
Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup

You should also consider cleaning up the bloatware.
Clean Up Factory Bloatware

Even better is a Clean Re-Install, without any factory bloatware.
Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7




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29 Dec 2012   #12
win764x

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thank you DavidW7ncus,I'll try removing Bloatware and I'll post if I have any more problems.
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