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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Kerri Ann, Sep 17, 2003.

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  1. Kerri Ann

    Kerri Ann Thread Starter

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    what the heck is it? and why do i have 4 or 5 of them running on my computer all at once?
     
  2. putasolution

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    The Service Host Process (SVChost) is the generic host process for services that are run from dynamic-link libraries (DLLs)

    Blackviper gives a pretty good explanation as to what it is all about
     
  3. Kerri Ann

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    thanks putasolution. i appreciate it.
     
  4. pileyrei

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    Like the proverbs in your sig.......

    remember....Man who goes to sleep with itchy bum wakes up with smelly finger. :D

    Haha

    Cheers

    Pileyrei
     
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