It really sucked working on a computer with that behaviour. Back to top #8 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 15,447 posts ONLINE Local time:09:29 PM Posted 12 April 2016 - 08:59 PM I gave up looking for updates. Now I just have to put the reminder on my calendar to update. Reply GFM Apr 18, 2016 @ 17:16:02 Tried with no results 1 to 5 suggestions.
I downloaded and installed the latest Windows Update Agent, Client, andKB3102810. And I tried absolutely everything. The ones highlighted in blue are: AeLookupSvc Appinfo BITS iphlpsvc LanmanServer MMCSS ProfSvc Schedule SENS ShellHWDetection Themes winmgmt wuauserv What's going on and is there a fix? So before we dive into solutions, let's get a deeper understanding of what this process actually does and how you can go about fixing some of the problems that might occur.
K. Reply Jim Jun 13, 2016 @ 03:28:50 Thanks so much for such a comprehensive piece. However, having now seen that it took Windows Update 7 hours to scan for updates, could this have been the problem all along? Also, I can't manually install MalwareBytes updates (get error message) or update MSSE defs (just hangs at SEARCHING).
Reply to JaieHR Best answer VincentPDec 27, 2013, 9:34 AM JaieHR said: Hello there, my issue seems to be solved for now, here's what I did.I decided to delete the svchost.exe Check for Updates again and if the svchost.exe high CPU usage problem persists continue to the next step. Reply Mladen Jan 19, 2016 @ 08:53:54 yesss !! Wuauserv High Cpu Well, I have one computer running linux, I guess this one will be too.
Having spent weeks trying to solve the problem, and applying various "fixes" which did not work. Back to top #4 feckingcomputer feckingcomputer Members 15 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:29 PM Posted 12 April 2016 - 07:06 PM I just registered to let you know I'm having the Started working like there was never any problem. 1. Wow.
Once you have downloaded and installed all available updates, you can turn the Windows Update service’s Startup type back to Disabled to make sure that you do not fall prey to Svchost Netsvcs After you have figured out the culprit service or program, then navigate to Services in Computer Management to disable that service (or totally remove the culprit program). Great for those drive thrashing issues that can have have high CPU utilization as a side effect.jlcfly.myopenid.comTuesday, 15 March 2011 03:17:50 UTCIt's also on the "Performance" tab of the Windows Task Change the Startup type to Disabled, press OK and restart your computer.
What's the deal with that? Thanks, donation sent. Svchost.exe High Memory Usage Windows 7 Now you can sort by the CPU column and you've got the name of your out of control process. Svchost High Cpu Windows Update Reply Jo Dec 27, 2015 @ 19:19:23 I also donated $5, which is sadly all I can afford at the moment.
My question is the following: What is the reason why Windows Update doesn't work and still consumes an entire core of my processor doing nothing? Admin. Really appreciate your research - I was pretty stymied by this until I found your posting Reply wall46 Dec 19, 2015 @ 18:29:59 Forgive my bad English. Laptop is 4 years old Samsung 3 series Notebook.
Reply Brad Nov 25, 2016 @ 17:44:28 Your last instructions, UPDATE – 29/06/2016, did the trick for me! Svchost.exe Virus If after doing all these, you still face high CPU or Memory usage problems, then disable Windows Update completely or re-install Windows on you computer. Stopping windows update solved it.
I could get my memory back if I disabled then re-enabled my network connection. Get the answer Hawkeye22Dec 12, 2013, 7:05 PM You can also open a command prompt as administrator and type in tasklist /svcand it will show each of the svchosts and the See which SVCHOST is running the most and what is causing it. Svchost Virus 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
K. I know that the problem is with Windows Update, since I've tracked (using Resource Monitor) what service is related with the behaviour related above. I wish there was a way to get Microsoft's attention and report the issue directly, but I can find no such form on the website. My laptop is now able to be used without cpu being hogged by Windows Update.
Reply roland Jun 28, 2016 @ 04:26:19 Well done sir! In run command box, type: eventvwr and press Enter. 3. Is this normal?!! First, go ahead and click on Start and then Run and type in CMD and click OK.
The best solution in this case is to install all of the latest updates from Microsoft's web site. Mike Regan I'm with you Pete. Michael FlenovTuesday, 22 March 2011 00:05:07 UTCI can't believe I never saw that before. And this is NOT a propper solution!
Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? The fan stopped and CPU instantly went back to cool runnings! This is a little and can take some time because if you take the process with ID 1436 and it's name WudfSvc, you have to try to find it in the
Search for Windows Update service, then right click on it and select Stop. 3. Just in case if any of you are trying to do this on a slow internet link may take ages and might think your windows update is not working again. Can't stop laughing at Microsoft's "Install this update to fix updates" mentality. I did all the things step by step as shown above.
I have been running Windows Update for the past 20 minutes with the bar showing that it keeps searching but nothing comes back. Choose Agree and press Next. 5. O.K. by matplin / April 26, 2009 11:49 PM PDT In reply to: here's the solution I wonder why I did not check it before, while bothered every time by the CPU
i sugest you run THREATFIRE or some such security program to catch it. Many, many thanks. I was also baffled by this so I searched the internet and the found the answer. Reply Thomas Jan 09, 2016 @ 15:45:48 This last update worked for me as well… I'm completely perplexed by this as I have installed several 10s of Windows 7 PCs over