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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by e_kegler, Oct 20, 2003.

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  1. e_kegler

    e_kegler Thread Starter

    Oct 9, 2003
    i have ran spy bot, highjack, cws shedder, and ad aware updated everything and run norton anti virus. Every time i start my computer eventually i get an error that pops up svchost.exe has to close. however all of my programs still work even after this error occurs. its just annoying. Does anyone have any ideas?
  2. Lance1


    Aug 4, 2003
    Check out this link to find out a little about scvhost. That is if you don’t know anything about svchost. If you do you have to find out what services are involved with the svchost that closed.

    A Description of Svchost.exe in Windows XP

    You can fine a list of svchost running on your system be typing tasklist /svc at the command prompt.
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