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System Idle Process

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by willtodie, Aug 21, 2004.

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  1. willtodie

    willtodie Thread Starter

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    what does System Idle Process is? or what it's purpose? i'm asking this because when i check my Windows Task Manager i notice that my cpu usage goes to 100%.
    also what are all the svchost.exe ones?
    is there away i can turn some of this off?
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    thanks in advance.
     

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    It might be up to 100%, but look at the memory usage!
    Its only 20k, and thats less than the proportionate use that Ad-Watch is using (1% of 2,140k is 21.4k).

    Look at the entire entry, not just the % of CPU.

    Afterall 100% of nothing is nothing...
     
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    ok, thanx

    what about the svchost.exe? are those ok?
     
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