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Annoying CPU load peaks!!!

  1. #1


    maxx Guest

    Annoying CPU load peaks!!!

    Hi all,

    i'm running Vista Home Premium and my CPU is periodically used by the
    services LocalSystemNetworkRestricted and Dcomlaunch (svchost), having load
    peaks up to 30% every 6 seconds more or less. This is really annoying since
    they don't allow me write a text without interruptions. Can anybody help me
    please?

    Thanks a lot in advance. Best regards,


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Mr. Arnold Guest

    Re: Annoying CPU load peaks!!!


    "maxx" <maxx@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:A7C84541-C6EB-4CD7-BCE3-AB4DD17BE564@microsoft.com...
    > Hi all,
    >
    > i'm running Vista Home Premium and my CPU is periodically used by the
    > services LocalSystemNetworkRestricted and Dcomlaunch (svchost), having
    > load
    > peaks up to 30% every 6 seconds more or less. This is really annoying
    > since
    > they don't allow me write a text without interruptions. Can anybody help
    > me
    > please?
    >


    Why don't you use Process Explorer or some of the other Sysinternals tools
    and go look?

    With PE, you can go to View Menu Show lower pane and Show all DLL(s). It
    will show you all processes running with a process in the lower pane, when
    you click a process in the upper pane. You can right click a process in the
    upper pane, go to Properties and get more information about who or what is
    using something like Svchost.exe, as an example.

    <http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file/fid,23780-order,1-page,1-c,alldownloads/description.html>

    http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sys...s/default.mspx




      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    John Barnes Guest

    Re: Annoying CPU load peaks!!!

    At 30% it shouldn't be interfering with you doing other tasks. You give no
    information about your system specs, but if dual core you can change
    affinity, and if single core, many svchost functions can be set to a lower
    priority.

    "maxx" <maxx@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:A7C84541-C6EB-4CD7-BCE3-AB4DD17BE564@microsoft.com...
    > Hi all,
    >
    > i'm running Vista Home Premium and my CPU is periodically used by the
    > services LocalSystemNetworkRestricted and Dcomlaunch (svchost), having
    > load
    > peaks up to 30% every 6 seconds more or less. This is really annoying
    > since
    > they don't allow me write a text without interruptions. Can anybody help
    > me
    > please?
    >
    > Thanks a lot in advance. Best regards,
    >



      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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