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Spent 2 days trying to fix this. Then I renamed C:\windows\SoftwareDistribution and the issue is gone. Check for Updates again and if the svchost.exe high CPU usage problem persists continue to the next step. Reply Abdelhaq Nov 26, 2015 @ 00:31:09 Hi, very usefull informations, thank you for sharing… how about windows server 2008 ? http://ircdhelp.org/windows-7/possible-svchost-exe-or-userinit-exe-infection.php

Reply Paischt May 3, 2016 at 6:21 pm Nr 2 works ☺ thanks 👍 Reply S. Then disabled wuap, restarted, installed KB3102810, restarted, enabled wuap ( svchost at bay!), searched and installed 170+ updates. If we don't like it, maybe it's time to go Mac. (This is a hard thing for me. Force Windows to re-create an empty Windows Update Store folder.

What Is Svchost.exe (netsvcs)

I am running Windows 7 64-bit and have found updates are nearly impossible to run as the downloading function runs forever! I just restored for the 4th time, and this time I did not allow Auto Update, and now the machine runs like new. The KB947821 and KB3102810 patches would not load when I reached those steps.

Reply William Jan 08, 2016 @ 20:59:59 Dave, that's exactly what was causing one of my test boxes to freak out. I just used the first part and identified the services involved. December 19, 2009 Mallory This was so helpful! Svchost High Cpu Windows Update Reply Treb Dec 16, 2016 @ 23:08:45 LOL!

Microsoft had a KB2847346 hotfix that addressed issues that were similar to what I was experiencing. Svchost.exe High Memory Windows 7 Leave your machine open for a whole night and see if you receive Windows Updates. When I had Windows Update set to Manual start, something was starting the process and the svchost.exe instance would slow everything down and it appeared to prevent the fixes from loading. Force Windows to check for updates again and see if the svchost high usage problem still persists.

It was fu.ing windows update. Svchost Network Usage Reply Tanya Apr 13, 2016 @ 04:22:05 I have tried to run the the Microsoftfixit.exe and the Windows Standalone Installer Windows6.1-KB3102810-x64 but they both seem to searching for updates endlessly with yeaaaaaaaaaaaaaa thaks Reply Jay Lynch Dec 30, 2015 @ 23:58:53 For me it was the Windows Update Service, using 50% of the cpu even after my laptop was on for hours. Avast Pro works like a charm and helped many users in solving this issue.

  1. Also, when I tried installing update KB3102810 it seemed to stall, so I tried again and was informed that this was already installed.
  2. In run command box, type: eventvwr and press Enter. 3.
  3. If the "svchost" high CPU usage problem persists, continue to the next step.
  4. We've been experimenting, and settled on the following choices: Change "Startup type" to "Manual" which allows us to update Microsoft Security Essentials.
  5. My comment: Is any of the above correct?
  6. So like crazy my cmoputer was using CPU trying to update.
  7. Appletax Expand Collapse Well-Known Member Likes Received: 113 Location: Michigan See my solution thread: https://www.technibble.com/forums/threads/solution-to-windows-7-svchost-exe-nightmare.65574/ #11 Appletax, Aug 28, 2015 YeOldeStonecat Expand Collapse Well-Known Member Likes Received: 2,350 Location: Southeast
  8. Can't believe I haven't even seen that tool before.

Svchost.exe High Memory Windows 7

Tried system restore. SCVHOST is capped at 50% CPU and 740MB RAM. #4 Appletax, Aug 25, 2015 Last edited: Aug 25, 2015 Appletax Expand Collapse Well-Known Member Likes Received: 113 Location: Michigan ZenTree What Is Svchost.exe (netsvcs) Thanks for any answers. Svchost High Cpu Windows 7 Everything is smooth once again!

Reply ian Nov 12, 2016 @ 09:29:39 I found Windows Update was taking 50% CPU time. news Svchost.exe is a process that is needed by several services or programs in order for them to run. When finally reaching 100% in the update section, the installer completed the remainder of the process and now W10 is running perfectly, even on a single core 2GHz CPU with 3GB This was a lot of help for me as far as a starting point. Svchost Virus

February 3, 2008 dave What happens if you just have a regular home edition of XP.. Thanks again! Reply Alan Bennett Feb 22, 2016 @ 21:15:38 Thank you for your help I was able to stop windows update killing my computer Completley straight forward and understandable Best wishes Alan have a peek at these guys This simple, clear explanation clears all my doubts regarding svchost.exe.

June 30, 2009 Ruben I was wondering why when i type the tasklist /SVC it just gives me "tasklist is not recognized as an internal or external command. Svchost.exe Cpu It was necessary to disable the service while in Safe Mode. Reply SPH Mar 16, 2016 at 6:29 am Emptying Event viewer log fixed my problem Thank you!

Reply gg Dec 09, 2015 @ 14:26:55 Thanks a lot.

June 19, 2009 waikato66 tyvm for the awesome, info!!!!! :) June 24, 2009 Jasper Excellent article.. UPDATE - 29/06/2016  (Applied to: Windows 7 SP1 & Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1.) 1. Step 5: Fix Windows Corrupted System files by using the System Update Readiness tool (aka "Deployment Image Servicing and Management" - DISM tool). 1. Wuauserv Reply Alireza Oct 27, 2015 @ 23:56:57 Thanks alot!

October 12, 2008 pos Wait till I tell all my friends about this. After reading all kinds of unsuccessful solutions, came here for one last attempt before ditching the laptop. Disabling the Windows Update did the trick, and I remember now that I turned the auto update on last week :(. http://ircdhelp.org/windows-7/problems-starting-up.php This agent called 7.6.7600.320 was released in August 2014 and original factory settings goes back to 2013 // That' quite STRANGE either !!

I disabled Windows Update so I could experiment, because it seemed as soon as Windows Update started I finished with accomplishing anything. Reply Johnny Gibson Mar 17, 2016 @ 03:13:50 Wow, this is so helpful! I will be spending a lot of time here. = ) December 18, 2008 serjey thank you so much, i didn't know what they were and tried having a battle with I remember years ago a similar thing happening that forced people to upgrade windows at the perfect time a new windows version released because a nasty virus viruse emerged that "ingeniously"

Reply Tom Mar 17, 2016 at 11:47 am Wow…can't even begin to tell you how many other fixes I tried. After deleting the folder and restarting, I went back to check and a new folder was made.