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Windows 7: McAfee Internet Security CPU Usage Spikes

21 Feb 2011   #1

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McAfee Internet Security CPU Usage Spikes

What might cause this product to spike CPU percent usage to 35-50% every 1 1/2 seconds?

It didn't use to do this, now it does. I dread dealing with "customer service" so on hope someone here may have seen the problem, I will ask here first.

This machine is not a powerhouse, so I can't afford to have this kind of "background" activity to the detriment of other things that need to get done.

I've already uninstalled the product with McAfee removal tools and reinstalled a fresh joy.


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