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svchost.exe memory usage exceeding 500,000 K

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by mpniak, Aug 15, 2012.

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  1. mpniak

    mpniak Thread Starter

    Aug 15, 2012
    Over the past few weeks my laptop has been freezing/crashing almost every morning about 10-30 min after startup.
    It will become extremely lagged and eventually just freeze, and on occasion I have gotten what I think is "the blue screen"
    I believe I have traced the problem to an svchost.exe process that can exceed 500,000 K memory usage!
    The problem only seems to occur once a day when I start up the laptop in the morning
    Ive searched various forums and tried a few things but im still left with the problem.
    Basically, its starts at about 60,000 K and then will make a jump to about 250,000 K and then a few minutes later it will start to slowly climb to the 400,000-500,000 K range.
    Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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    OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 32 bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T5550 @ 1.83GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 13
    Processor Count: 2
    RAM: 2037 Mb
    Graphics Card: Mobile Intel(R) 965 Express Chipset Family, 448 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 229297 MB, Free - 57421 MB;
    Motherboard: Sony Corporation, VAIO
    Antivirus: avast! Antivirus, Updated and Enabled
  2. mhd1360


    May 28, 2012
    I think some one from Malware removal group comes and answer your question here .
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