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Windows 7 Processes w/ asus


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#1 BlakeM

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Posted 01 February 2012 - 06:25 PM

Hello, I recently (within the last few months) bought an Asus g74sx. A laptop many of you know is designed for gaming. I have noticed it runs very close to 100 processes. I, from my moderate experience in the IT field know that 100 processes is easily 50-60 over normal amount. Should I run a process sweep? or is this expected from a higher end laptop like such. I am not experiencing any problems, its more of a curious question. Does windows 7 have a higher number of system processes?

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Posted 01 February 2012 - 06:27 PM

Leave the processes alone, as they may hinder your system from booting properly. And especially if you are not having any issues.

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Posted 04 February 2012 - 10:16 PM

New laptops often come with preinstalled programs. Some of them have pieces that autostart after bootup.

I suggest using the add/remove programs utility to remove any programs you do not use. Use Google on those programs you're not familiar with to determine whether or not you need them.

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