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  • I consistently get a message on my desktop "High CPU usage."  What is it and how can I correct it.  Thanks.

    Dottie Sinkler

    Friday, September 21, 2012 6:06 PM

Answers

  • Go to task manager CTRL+ALT+DEL in Performance do u see the cpu usage in 100%??

    Go to processes and see what the process use the CPU..


    I want to be a MVP! | Computer Technician - MCITP Enterprise Administrator 2008

    • Proposed as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, September 30, 2012 7:05 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, October 7, 2012 11:03 PM
    Saturday, September 22, 2012 4:36 PM
  • Hi,


    Add to Banmenau, please also let us know what operation you do when the error occurs.


    And, Process Explorer may help you to troubleshoot the issue.


    Hope this helps.


    Jeremy Wu

    TechNet Community Support

    • Proposed as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, September 30, 2012 7:05 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, October 7, 2012 11:03 PM
    Tuesday, September 25, 2012 3:08 AM
  • I consistently get a message on my desktop "High CPU usage."  What is it and how can I correct it.  Thanks.

    Dottie Sinkler

    Hi,

     To Manage and easy find it , try to disable all startup programs if your high cpu usage is solved , try to find which software is using ahigh cpu usage.

    Start --> Run...  --> Msconfig ---> Startup  ---> Disable All  --> ok ---> Restart your computer

    Regards,


    MCT / MCITP / MCTS / MCSA / MCSE / C|EH

    • Proposed as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, September 30, 2012 7:05 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, October 7, 2012 11:03 PM
    Tuesday, September 25, 2012 7:36 AM

All replies

  • Go to task manager CTRL+ALT+DEL in Performance do u see the cpu usage in 100%??

    Go to processes and see what the process use the CPU..


    I want to be a MVP! | Computer Technician - MCITP Enterprise Administrator 2008

    • Proposed as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, September 30, 2012 7:05 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, October 7, 2012 11:03 PM
    Saturday, September 22, 2012 4:36 PM
  • Hi,


    Add to Banmenau, please also let us know what operation you do when the error occurs.


    And, Process Explorer may help you to troubleshoot the issue.


    Hope this helps.


    Jeremy Wu

    TechNet Community Support

    • Proposed as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, September 30, 2012 7:05 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, October 7, 2012 11:03 PM
    Tuesday, September 25, 2012 3:08 AM
  • I consistently get a message on my desktop "High CPU usage."  What is it and how can I correct it.  Thanks.

    Dottie Sinkler

    Hi,

     To Manage and easy find it , try to disable all startup programs if your high cpu usage is solved , try to find which software is using ahigh cpu usage.

    Start --> Run...  --> Msconfig ---> Startup  ---> Disable All  --> ok ---> Restart your computer

    Regards,


    MCT / MCITP / MCTS / MCSA / MCSE / C|EH

    • Proposed as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, September 30, 2012 7:05 PM
    • Marked as answer by Jeremy_Wu Sunday, October 7, 2012 11:03 PM
    Tuesday, September 25, 2012 7:36 AM