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High CPU Usage. No Apparent Cause! *rage*

It kind of sounds to me like you aren't willing to upgrade your PC to handle newer games... If you have a generic system and have the CD that came with the mboard, all the necessary drivers are on it. Windows 7 Pro 64 bit NSBU 22.9.0.68 IE 11 Nickerson Contributor4 Reg: 30-Jul-2016 Posts: 14 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Norton Security causing high CPU Usage Posted: 05-Aug-2016 | 7:11PM More information here: http://www.majorgeeks.com/news/story/is_your_wifi_slowing_down_your_pc.html. Check This Out

All Rights Reserved. Well, thanks to you i now know it was the WmiPrvSE.exe and once i stopped it entirely my cpu is back down to 5-10% at idle. Then I clicked on "Processes from all Users" and I SAW it! That's the best way I can describe it.

Finally, there’s a possibly that the service could be a worm or virus What Is The Difference Between A Worm, A Trojan & A Virus? [MakeUseOf Explains] What Is The Difference I installed a quad core processor and 2 more drives for a raid 1 config and have never encountered this problem again, sure it is pricey but it is the DEFINITIVE Matt, any advice you can provide will be greatly appreciated. One of the goals of SDS was to maintain fast real-time system security (Auto-Protect) while providing a fast and thorough scanner.

Whats the solution? nicho_swe Visitor2 Reg: 18-Jul-2016 Posts: 5 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 3 Kudos1 Stats Re: Norton Security causing high CPU Usage Posted: 20-Jul-2016 | 8:18AM • Permalink I use Bitlocker to protect the People often don't know they're supposed to install the mboard drivers after installing the operating system from scratch - that's why I mentioned it. ...........Your info is useful to someone else Board index All times are UTC - 8 hours [ DST ] Login FAQ / Rules Register Search Boards : Knowledge Base: knowledge base chat about fr ja es mozillaZine is

Reply ShorePatrol March 8, 2014 at 10:34 pm If your problem persists perhaps it is time to upgrade. INnoVation10. We agree that there's a problem - even if things are working as we expect them to - and we're looking into some solutions that will make everyone happy. pwwoj Contributor4 Reg: 12-Jul-2016 Posts: 5 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Norton Security causing high CPU Usage Posted: 31-Aug-2016 | 12:32PM • Permalink I'm done with this corporation  - uninstalling this

The proper response from Symantec would have been: 1. I told you.' Reply cynflux February 25, 2014 at 7:44 pm Could also be Windows Update, especially on XP systems. BTW, I have Kapersky AntiVirus 3.0 (Expires Dec 25, 2016) so I do not see how it failed to stop any Virus. Hopefully this is a fix for everyone.

Reply Rocco R February 27, 2014 at 12:08 am Gee, and here I thought that Windows was a virus itself! A system that’s infected may run processes in the background, or may attempt to spread itself by sending malware to others via your email, your network, or other sources. I've configured some of the settings and let's see what goes.  Mohan_G Admin Administrator30 Reg: 18-Jan-2012 Posts: 1,329 Solutions: 48 Kudos: 1,104 Kudos0 Re: Norton Security causing high CPU Usage Posted: He also writes for @matt_on_tech.

Interestingly enough, my ping to nearby servers was up 20-30 ms which has never happened before. his comment is here Reply Joe February 5, 2016 at 6:11 pm What an idiot... It’s not uncommon for the process to go out of control, however. Merely copying files from my internal HDD to an external HDD for backup purposes is causing my PC to lag terrible and my mouse to jump around.  This on a quad

System working like a dream. I'll post back if it goes awry.  F 4 E Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 23-May-2009 Posts: 8,392 Solutions: 287 Kudos: 1,715 Kudos1 Stats Re: Norton Security causing high CPU Usage Posted: In particular, they spread themselves in very... this contact form I just noticed now after it came out of sleep, that it was spiking up to about 18%.

I realize it was a bit more detail than most of you wanted, but I felt it would help to explain the situation by including detail. I noticed in both games with the graphics on low that I was getting around 30 fps, whereas I normally get around a steady 60 with medium settings. Seagate's Seatools will test any brand of hard drive.

You’ll commonly see it using 25% or more CPU capacity after you just installed Windows.

Lots of data, lots of threats, very little time. All of this requires processing power, which can translate to poor performance. I have seen that pop up on one machine, but not on the other ? premade due to not having enough cash to build one right away and needed a computer the plan was to upgrade off it.

Not if the game only uses two cores I mean. which is an odd stance to take as a PC gamer.That's kind of how it works. It keeps repeating this for a few minutes then quiets down. http://pcialliance.org/high-cpu/high-cpu-usage-with-ccevtmgr-exe.html If the behavior is new, perhaps it already had that instruction but it has been overwritten by an update.  At any rate, try the suggestion in the comment above to see if

This should mean nothing is using it, yet the high CPU usage remains. If you need the contents indexed then you can use copernicdesktopsearch. Confirming an infection manually is not easy, and for the layman is more guesswork than anything else. See More ↓ #4 Tubesandwires August 29, 2010 at 20:29:33 Depending on what caused the power failure event and what that event did, if you hadn't had your computer running while

I checked the process tab in task manager to find that nothing was using my CPU, and that System Idle Process was at 99. Too Many Background Processes A background process is a program that’s running on your PC, even though it’s not open in a window. Well said and I could not say it any better. Read More .

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