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You could also use the command prompt to disable the service if you choose. Tasha I have 5 svchost.exe (System) runing on my processes, one of them are using 25000 K i dont know why, does somebody know? Either your svchost got messed up or you have some malware that is pretending to be svchost. However, having now seen that it took Windows Update 7 hours to scan for updates, could this have been the problem all along? Bonuses

Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. As long as you make sure that the location of the file is in your Windows\System32 directory, you aren't usually dealing with a virus. Cuong Thanks a lot. May 13, 2009 imam suyudi Thaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaank you sooooooooooooooooooooooooo much!

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CarlK, Columbus OH April 28, 2009 keeley Hi I agree with some of the others above - I'm pretty PC savvy but not teccie enough to really work out what I Apparently there was something wrong with wuauserv running on W7 but all is good on W10. Yes its a windows system tool and a damm microsoft spyware. September 15, 2008 haris nice find…………… thanks September 17, 2008 Blaav Hi, How-to Geek; You did an OUTSTANDING job explaining the process…!!!

I rebooted the server after installing and then Windows Update worked fine and SVCHOST no longer used 100% of the CPU. "I've seen it reported that if you apply the cumulative In run command box, type: eventvwr and press Enter. 3. Maybe repairs are different based upon your infection. Svchost High Cpu Windows 7 May 8, 2008 huw rees Yep brilliant sorts it all out for me!

Before ~Winnt5/2000 Rundll32.exe was the interfacing "host" for .dlls. Windows Update was effing up my memory usage. Its useless trying to use anti-spyware/addware or even an anti virus. See also: Link WichoMX -- I have found a fix for this 100% cpu useage problem! -- I Write it down in a small website in german and english!

Muhammad Abid It takes up all my CPU Anonymous I have 2 versions on the company laptop. Wuauserv High Cpu Usage The Microsoft Programmers are Brilliant but this is clearly a Huge Security Weakness In Windows.I recommend a Firewall and disallowing acess to the Internet. Computer Engineer This file, as a part of the windows operating sysyem, is not at all a security issue to your PC. and basicalllly crash the laptop.

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g8 wrk April 27, 2009 kurnt maybe next time just dont forget that you are explaining relevant stuffs to a non-geek community and you will be fine. More about the author Thanks for your time June 16, 2008 Dimple I've just installed some security software, scvhost keeps coming up and requesting I block it, is this normal? Windows Update High Cpu Windows 7 Reply tom says: April 22, 2008 at 2:01 pm Tried them all still the same issue. Svchost.exe High Memory Usage Windows 7 Amazing to find so many before me who had same query about it.

This is why anti virus is crucial people, Enjoy :) (Avast is a good one!!) May 20, 2009 Stanley There isn't a tasklist command available - could you please explain that Reply Anonymous says: December 16, 2013 at 4:08 pm Pingback from Microsoft to fix Windows XP SVCHOST redlining issue as soon as possible Reply Anonymous says: December 16, 2013 at 4:39 Navigate to “C:Windows” folder. 4. I always tweak my services sometime even crash my laptop. Kb927891

Safely stop all others. June 30, 2009 Ruben I was wondering why when i type the tasklist /SVC it just gives me "tasklist is not recognized as an internal or external command. they are good like that! read this article Best, Lawk Salih January 25, 2008 Mathieu You answered the question I was tired of asking around and eventually forgot about it.

For instance, one svchost.exe instance runs the 3 services related to the firewall. Aelookupsvc November 14, 2009 Roy Really, nice explanation, I like your work. Oh well, I got a fresh and speedy OS now even though that didn’t fix it.

Thanks February 15, 2009 aj i downloaded mathematica from utorrent but it would not open so i tried to download a ‘bin' driver from ‘drivermax 4.7'.

I want to reformat entire hard drive. Thanks to your post I could quickly identify the svchost process and tethered wuauserv service as the leading cause. UPDATE - 29/06/2016  (Applied to: Windows 7 SP1 & Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.) 1. Svchost.exe Virus Thanks for trying to help.

Reply PS Dec 30, 2015 @ 08:05:52 This kb3102810 did it for me too. So, again: services.msc, scroll down to Windows Update and stop it. Not sure if its the same problem but mine is still not working. click here now How can I fix it?

others run for hours. Reply Robert Sep 19, 2016 @ 11:55:07 Everthing looked ok but now it returned again sadly so i will look at the next step another time. Does anyone still have copies of them or know if they apply to Server 2008 R2? Even the older computer's hard drive, which hasn't been used in many months and was working ok when last used, exhibited the same problem and cleared up when I stopped the

Thanks, donation sent. thank you! If you click see also: Link it will ask you if you want to download the software for this virus. Also if Username of "svchost.exe" service entry is other than "System", "Local Service" and "Network Service", then its a virus.

is running at 100% all the time constantly get an error message saying that generic host process for w32 services etc. Even after reinstalling windows 7 twice, it still was running at 80-90% usage on idle. Apurba Roy This is taking up 100% CPU memory at times and you couldn't really tell between the fakies and the real. That would help with making sure the mistakes are kept to a small minimum… Much thanks!

Tried running SP3 from a CD, still have problem. What I did not know before Technet's Russinovich was that ProcExp.exe & HowToGeek were so excellent! bravo. Could it be a virus?

that's funny... 3 system, 2 network and 1 local I know that my Panda blocks 400 attempts daily, and treats it as spyware. It installs as a part of Windows 2000, Windows XP Home and XP Professional, Windows 2003, and the Windows Vista family of products. Please like and share this guide to help others.

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