Start, Run, type in services.msc and double click on the Windows Search
service, then set to Disable, then Stop.
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"Joel Barsotti" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Where's the check box to turn that off?
> "Andre Da Costa [Extended64]" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> And the Windows Indexing Service.
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>> Blog | http://www.extended64.com/blogs/andre
>> "Joel Barsotti" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> When I installed vista I'm getting crazy CPU usage of around 40% on a
>>> dual core 2.6ghz A64 w/ 2GB of ram
>>> This seems really off, for sitting at the desktop doing nothing.
>>> It's the explorer process that's using the CPU power.
>>> Any idea's on the issue?