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#1 MountainSky

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Posted 26 March 2012 - 07:50 PM

Hello,

Global Moderator, boopme, is helping remove a virus on my computer. He suggested I check here to confirm a question with mulitple svhost.exe in Windows 7.

The computer runs and runs so I check the task manager, and I have several svhost.exe running.

Some say localserviceandNoImpresonation, LocalServicePeerNet, NetworkService,netsvcs.

Some are allowed, restricted and some are not restricted in the firewall status.

I can show you the list if that will help. Seems there are lots of duplicate and variations.

I am trying to determine if it is normal to have multiple svhost.exe running or if this is part of virus.

Please let me know if you need more info.

Thank you!

Edited by MountainSky, 26 March 2012 - 07:54 PM.


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Posted 27 March 2012 - 07:27 AM

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/What-is-svchost-exe




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