Restart your computer. It was Windows Update. But in several cases users are complaining that Svchost.exe is hogging their CPU or Memory resources without obvious reasons e.g. September 25, 2009 HaNcH A lot of Thanks!!!
Great job! It was fu.ing windows update. Tweet Like Google+ Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Reply Sivanesan Oct 23, 2016 @ 09:55:14 WOW!!!
September 24, 2009 Shahab khan Quite a great post..right from the basics! You can download download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware from the below link. To remove SvcHost.exe virus, follow these steps: STEP 1: Scan your computer with ESET Poweliks Cleaner STEP 2: Use Rkill to stop the malicious process STEP 3: Scan your computer with Malwarebytes find windows update in the list 3.
I downloaded and installed with no problem. Thank you! Reply Bobby Jun 16, 2016 @ 11:17:50 I had installed Windows 7 with SP1 on my old laptop since Windows 10 was dragging. Reply wall46 Dec 08, 2015 @ 11:45:45 Nothing worked for svchost high CPU usage, except tip #5 completely solved it.
Or has anyone seen this problem before?? 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. Check for Updates again and if the svchost.exe high CPU usage problem persists continue to the next step. svchost.exe, is needed to bridge between the library process and the operating system.
October 21, 2009 simon I am just trying to work through the Trojan in svchost - using AVG8.5, has detected numerous multidropper TD virus on my owrk computer XP. March 13, 2009 Abdur Rahim Hello!! UPDATE - 22/03/2016 (Applied to: Windows 7 SP1 & Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.) 1. Click on OK to terminate the application.
Other times, a malware program may run, or inject, its service into an already running svchost.exe process. Thank you for your help. Oturum aç 81 Yükleniyor... I have to shut off all instances of the msexe.exe then quickly hit the run (install) before they start baack up..What is up with that?
Is it because I'm running XP: Home? Uninstall the KB2562937 from Installed Updates. June 19, 2009 waikato66 tyvm for the awesome, info!!!!! :) June 24, 2009 Jasper Excellent article.. Then it used mmc.exe.
March 6, 2009 Navneet Hello, I have P IV machine with 3.00 ghz (pinless processor), MSi motherbaords with 512 mb DDR1 ram. At Event Viewer: Double-click to expand Windows Logs. 4. You guys are motherfucking awesome Thanks Reply Neelesh Jan 27, 2016 @ 16:58:28 This really helped me. To see the list of processes, click on the More details option.
Been messin' around with DVD burning software and have been checking taskman to see CPU usage and just thought I would have a go @ finding out what the SVCHOST was. Install the Security Update KB2993651 according your OS version. Finally KB3102810 worked and now it seems to have downloaded 850 MB (171 Updates) and 72 optional updates and all seem to be cruising well.
In order to disable a service in Windows, right-click on it from the Services tab and choose Properties.
January 28, 2008 Dimitarc and I have answer to that…..its called LINUX and it has penguin on the cover. October 9, 2009 Jose Soares Thank you very much for this excellent information on svchost.exe. The tool is completely free and gives you detailed information for each process currently running. If I start an update for my Windows7, the message "Es wird nach Updates gesucht" pops up and stays "endless".
Reply monte Feb 17, 2016 @ 01:00:40 Hi, none of these ideas / fixes worked for me im still running at 100% CPU and my only fix is disable windows update Re-enable the service and restart the computer again and hopefully things are working! That's some good geeking! I am getting both the windox box that says there is a problem with schost.exe.
When Zemana AntiMalware will start, click on the "Scan" button. July 21, 2008 Jalajel Wow, that's lots of super helpful info, thanks a lot :D July 21, 2008 Hammad i always wondered what are those processes and today i know what do you recommend any specific services to shut down? Click on the "Next" button, to install HitmanPro on your computer.
Navigate to Windows Update Agent download site and download the appropriate package for your Windows edition and version. 2. many thanks, will September 8, 2009 dann thanks! I hide the (KB3035583) because don't want to upgrade my system to windows 10! Scott Hanselman about blog speaking podcasts books browse by category or date Figuring out why my SVCHOST.EXE is at 100% CPU without complicated tools in Windows 7 March 14, '11 Comments
Reply shab Dec 22, 2015 @ 16:55:37 its wonderful******* thank you very much.:* Reply [email protected] Dec 23, 2015 @ 22:59:07 It´s devently made by Microsoft forcing us to update on Win10!!