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Help! svchost.exe using 640,000 K

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#1 blakles


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Posted 30 March 2012 - 04:23 PM

I have a computer that starts out fine, but after a little while one of the svchost.exe processes starts climbing in memory usage from 6,000 K up to 640,000+ K and making the computer run very slowly. I have run Malwarebytes and it came up clean. Can anyone tell me why this is happening?

Computer Stats:

Dell Dimension 4600
Windows XP Professional SP3
1.5 GB RAM
Pentium 4 2.8 GHz

*edit* - Just saw the 'no hijackthis log in this thread' warning. hjt log removed.

Edited by blakles, 30 March 2012 - 06:01 PM.

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#2 boopme


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Posted 30 March 2012 - 08:05 PM

Hello, its best with this issue to see the HJT log. Only you have to start a new topic and post it here....

Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs and not in this topic,thanks.
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