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Windows 7: High CPU and Memory usage, Without a reason

25 Feb 2012   #11
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by softgator View Post
i did try to google it but nothing helpful came up
if it's something known, then what is the solution?
i saw a few having the same issue with windows 2000 or xp but not with 7
Did you ever find out which processes are running under this particular svchost.exe. You can do that with Process Explorer. Right click on the svchost.exe in question > Properties > Services tab.

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25 Feb 2012   #12
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

In "Services", set Bonjour to disabled, then stop the service. Reboot and see if that app is causing the high CPU ... also, see if the "circle" thingy is gone.
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