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a large hosts file (C:\WINDOWS\System32\drivers\etc\hosts.) Check whether you have a file above let's say 10 Kb. SVCHOST.EXE Properties Finally, to view the services running in this process, click on the Services tab. September 11, 2008 Captain Thanks a lot for your help. I work as volunteer for the elderly.

Type "TASKLIST /?" for usage. September 4, 2008 Bin OMG i finally understand why they run now.. Thank you for all that you do. System is super slow. their explanation

manvir I too was having the 100% cpu usage problem whenever I started up IE. Muhammad Abid It takes up all my CPU Anonymous I have 2 versions on the company laptop. now i will not have to ahh mmmm ?????? July 27, 2009 Valerie Thank you again from all of us and will also go to viper site to check which processes I can stop.

  1. After recent Microsoft Updates my computer will not start up normally.
  2. check it isnt scvhost.exe as this is a trojan.
  3. Resolved a leak of internet usage on my home comp.

You can download Zemana AntiMalware from the below link: ZEMANA ANTIMALWARE DOWNLOAD LINK (This link will start the download of "Zemana AntiMalware") Double-click on the file named "Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup.exe" to start the Is there a better description of what each service performs beyond what Windows provides? Use this in conjunction with task manager & service PID to make sure one instance is not a virus Zeno I've got like 6 of them running. Doom I have 6 svchosts in my task mangr. 3 say SYSTEM, takes up 2,200K, 22,600K, 2,200K.

it doesnt slow it down at all! Bookmarked your site. November 26, 2009 bert winters I get message host process for windows was closed down and then i cant get on the internet,i then have to close the computer and re https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-performance/abnormally-high-cpu-usage-from-svchostexe-solved/eb38d25d-6bb2-47cd-80f2-5389c62337be?auth=1 Geez, I was burning up too much calories just to find out what on earth is that SVCHOST.EXE all about, then The Geek easily cracked this one for me.

Local Service and Network service are the two other User Names that are displayed in the TaskManager>Processes. also i cant get hte tasklist/svc thing to run. Leave it alone! Microsoft needs to take some lessons.

It's frustrating as no virus scanner I've used so far can find anything... http://www.online-tech-tips.com/computer-tips/how-to-fix-svchostexe-errors-and-problems-with-high-cpu-usage/ May 1, 2009 kunna good info.. If it displays a message stating that it needs to reboot your computer, please allow it to do so. This could also be a stealth monitoring software that sits in the background and tracks all activities such as keyboard input (including websites visited, passwords etc.) This information can be sent

May 16, 2009 Steven I had a question about this program, it seems every time i start up my computer it now takes an additional 2 minutes about in the startup Because svchost.exe is a common process in the Task Manager, malware programs sometimes mask themselves by running under the same process name of svchost.exe. Sorry if this is a dumb question. I use XP Home Edition.

Useful information explained in simple terms. Type "TASKLIST /?" for usage. Show all Processes Confirmation Press the Continue button and the Task Manager will reload, but this time showing all the processes running in the operating system. I started to use T mobile gc89 air card with a duel-systemsadapters The system was slow.

Also, if you look in the "Notes for a Happier Computer and User" section the last item has a link to a page telling you how to change the view settings it is also using a lot more memory than the others. July 19, 2008 james_k Don't disable services using Task Manager, In VISTA click the start button, type "services.msc" in the search box without quotes, and hit enter, this opens the services

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May 25, 2009 Rajiv Sharma Its a great information. I have 3 instances of this file running, 1 is in Local Service and 2 are in Network Service. December 8, 2008 Spyromojo Awesome! loads a service dll into memory...

tq. We recommend using either Kaspersky or Bitdefender, as they consistently rank in the top of both the AV-Test and AV-Comparatives rankings, and we've used both products with good results. Silwer create while cannecting net work and uses 100% of cpu, we can't work on line, even thoug the discountinued the network connection steel the file uses 100% cpu BHASKAR well Microsoft. ^ http://www.spiegel.de/media/media-35688.pdf Further reading[edit] Russinovich, Mark; Solomon, David; Ionescu, Alex (2009), Windows® Internals (5th ed.), Microsoft Press, ISBN0-7356-2530-1 Russinovich, Mark; Solomon, David; Ionescu, Alex (2012), Windows Internals.

Microsoft's Sysinternals Process Explorer also provides information about services running under svchost.exe processes when the user hovers the mouse over the svchost instance. Jcw87 svchost.exe is a windows componenet. January 14, 2009 sawmaster I have six svchosts running in my task manager, but they all seem to run from different locations. you can try and delete etc, but i suggest you get an expert you can cause more problems.

Then 2 more entries in the next second of a registry type.Process: c:\windows\system32\rundll.exe,Description:windows host process(rundll32). Shutdown will stop immediately. The service must be restarted for this kind of configuration change to take effect. Identification and management of hosted services[edit] In Windows XP and later editions, the tasklist command with the /svc switch includes a list of component services in each process.

June 15, 2008 Billco Great advice Geek. WHS January 24, 2008 Chris Thanks for this excellent guide, it is hands down the best explanation of these svchost.exe processes I've read anywhere (I don't know why everyone always feels Prometheus the message appearing that your computer is going to shutdown in one minute is due to a virus infection .the name of the virus is sasser worm . Thank You!

May 21, 2009 suresh Dear Geek Excellent explanation. i also keep gettin w32....viruses. HitmanPro.Alert Features « Remove "Important Security Message" pop-up virus (Support Scam)How to remove Searchoko.com redirect (Virus Removal Guide) » 17.7k Likes4.0k Followers Good to know All our malware removal guides and Determining the image path of a process, and its invoking command line, can help identify software masquerading in this way, and help locate the actual program file which is running under