Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Windows Update Service svchost 100% CPU.


  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 digitalmatter

digitalmatter

  • Members
  • 57 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:12:01 PM

Posted 10 October 2015 - 05:34 PM

Windows 7 Ultimate 64

Compaq Presario CQ62

 

Laptop was running very slow so I saw in Task Manager that svchost was taking up all my CPU. Found the culprit to be the Windows Update Service. I can turn it off then search for updates and watch it bog down again. I ended up disabling the service and all is well. However I would like to get this figured out so I can stay updated. Any suggestions?

 

Thanks



BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users