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SVCHOST running alot of cpu and memory

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#1 matthewhinton74


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Posted 07 March 2014 - 04:39 PM

Having issues with my compaq presarion cq57 laptop. svchost is runnnig alot of memory and maxing out my cpu. Several of these are running. one runs about 160K and sometimes another runs just as much. It locks my comptuer up alot. I have run my anti virus and malware byte scan and nothing.

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#2 Alex&Vanko


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Posted 07 March 2014 - 04:59 PM

What do you mean under lock up.Download Minitoolbox - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/minitoolbox/

Start the application.Set ticks everywhere and click GO button.After scan is done a log will appear.Save and attach it here.

Edited by Alex&Vanko, 07 March 2014 - 04:59 PM.

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