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svchost problem in my LAN

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#1 elyas


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Posted 16 December 2008 - 09:02 AM

i have 10 pc and one server in my LAN .
in the last week when windows startup i had this message on the server screen :

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and this problem affects on the shared files in the LAN by prevent user access to rest pcs on LAN
and rest of network applications in my LAN work without any problems
and i feel that the reason is virus or malicious SVCHOST process
is it ?

Edited by elyas, 16 December 2008 - 09:12 AM.

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Posted 16 December 2008 - 09:11 AM

svchost.exe.mdmp is a mini dump used to send error reporting to Microsoft.
appcompat.txt is a reporting file with information used when uploading error reports to Microsoft when you get the message "report this error to Microsoft?"

Svchost.exe is the filename for Generic Host Process for Win32 Services. It is a process name for a group of services that are run from dynamic-link libraries (DLLs). This is a process that can run other services underneath itself so it may not be svchost.exe that's the issue, but rather one of the processes running underneath it. See "How to determine what services are running under a SVCHOST.EXE process".

In order to identify the underlying process you can download and use Process Explorer or System Explorer to investigate all running processes and gather additional information to identify and resolve problems. These tools will show the process CPU usage, a description and its path location. If you right-click on the file in question and select properties, you will see more details about the file.

If you do a Google search for Generic Host Process for Win32 Error, you will find this error is a common complaint by many users with no single solution. What works for one person may not work for another.

Also see these articles by Microsoft:
Generic Host Process for Win32 Services" error message after you start the computer
Generic Host Process Error Message
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