is the messenger image make the 100% CPU usage or the "svchost.exe" image?
"Jose Rocaspana" <Jose Rocaspana@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> I have the same problem and Updating to 8.5 didn't help.
> "Jonathan Kay [MVP]" wrote:
>> As a first step try upgrading to Messenger 8.5 to see if that resolves
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>> "GEC" <GEC@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>> > Computer slows down so looking up processes on task manager shows
>> > messenger
>> > (8.1.0178.00) running at 98%. Ending the process fixes the problem. if
>> > I
>> > restart messenger it is fine for awhile but then slowly takes over the
>> > CPU
>> > again. This is happening on all three of my machines and my laptop as
>> > well. I
>> > have no special fonts etc it is as installed.