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System Idle Process - Cpu Value Too High?


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#1 Rob8UrChips

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Posted 23 September 2007 - 02:15 PM

Hi Folks,

In the Task Manager, my System Idle Process nearly always has a CPU value in the 90's. Is that normal? Or is this something else that Windows 2000 or my system needs fixed?
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Posted 23 September 2007 - 03:00 PM

That's normal, nothing to worry about
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/System_idle_process
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Posted 23 September 2007 - 03:12 PM

Thanks garmanma - one less thing to worry about :thumbsup:

Fancy taking on my list of System Errors? If so, I'll put them in a new Post/thread.
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Posted 23 September 2007 - 04:04 PM

I'll see what I can do to help
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