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Windows 7: CPU stays at 100%

28 Jun 2011   #11

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Que View Post
why is my CPU staying at 100%? how can i fix these issue? it cant be a virus causing this because i scan it an everything was good an im not running all kinds of programs either i closed my browser(google chrome)an disconnected from the net an my CPU is still at 100%...please can someone help me? im not to computer savvy.
WIN | type RESMON | ENTER | OVERVIEW tab | CPU column

WIN is the key with the Microsoft flag on top.

This will show you what is so resource hungry.

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28 Jun 2011   #12

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit

This snnapshot was made with the snipping tool.
This snapshot was posted as follows:
1. Click on the paperclip icon in that row of icons at the top of the message box.
2. Click on a BROWSE button. There are 5 of them.
3. Navigage to the folder containing the snapshot.
4. Click on the snapshot.
5. Click on the OPEN button.
6. Click on the UPLOAD button adjacent to the 5th BROWSE button.
7. Close the MANAGE ATTACHMENTS window.
8. Position the cursor at the spot in the message where you want to snapshot to appear.
9, Click on the PaperClip again.
10. Click on the file which you want to insert
11. Attach code will be inserted,

I hope that this helps.


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28 Jun 2011   #13

windows 7 ultimate 32bit

ok i found the problem thanks
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29 Jun 2011   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

What was the problem? If you post the details, it might help others who have the same problem.
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