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SVCHOST.EXE at 98% cpu usage

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by pixxi, Jul 24, 2004.

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  1. pixxi

    pixxi Thread Starter

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    I just formatted my laptop and put Win XP Pro on it. Since then the CPU usage has been at 100%. According to the task manager SVCHOST.EXE is about 98% of it. Any reason why it's doing this and what can I do to fix it? There's absolutely nothing on the computer but XP Pro.

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