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Windows 7: Concern With Svchost.exe

Thanks… October 2, 2009 shamik ray thank you.very easy to understand October 6, 2009 Cath Why have I never found this site before? September 25, 2009 HaNcH A lot of Thanks!!! For more information, http://support.microsoft.com/kb/250320 For help, tlist /? Go to Startup tab. http://wikisky.net/windows-7/having-problems-upgrading-from-vista-to-windows-7-home-premium-or-windows-7-ultimate.html

August 9, 2008 Prof This was a remarkably clear and concise description. Download a system monitoring application like Rainmeter to have your currently running processes and the like displayed live on your desktop. August 25, 2009 Will N thanks! Thank you so much! https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/586137/concerns-over-svchostexe-processes/

Press Enter key. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like. Type ‘regsvr32 svchost.exe’ and hit Enter key.

Thanks for sharing. I've always wondered what all those svchost.exe's were. ViegaardMay 27, 2016, 2:21 AM aford10 said: That looks a little suspicious. Svchost.exe is no more than a service host, services need to direct their executable processes to svchost before the host calling correspondent DLL to activate them.

Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. To say that you were helpful would be an understatement. Though, not saying it is for sure just yet.Try combofix.I'm not concerned by the process so much, since it's the correct install directory. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Svchost.exe So how can i get this program/thing off my pc for good?

You really made all of us to tacit "svchost.exe? How can I tell if this is a legitimate svchost addition or a masquereding virus? well done and THANKS.. Pushing the Kaspersky definition updater right now.

What is Local Sevrice? look at this web-site I have a concern about one of the svchost.exe processes on my laptop. Look at the top left corner of the main page, there is an option to view the site in black or white. Can you tell me how to keep it open long enough for me to read it?

So What Can I Do About It? this contact form when somebody asks me about it. :) September 9, 2008 NaYa very good explanation, thnk you!!! Really very useful. :) I would like to add one thing! How can I fix it?

About Us How-to Guides Support Privacy Policy Terms Disclaimer Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get I am using AVG antivirus, Pidgin(AIM Client), Skype, Google Chrome Browser, Windows Media Player etc. You can't predict when a security hole will appear. http://wikisky.net/windows-7/windows-xp-accept-windows-7-64bit-back-up.html In Windows Vista and Windows 7, a "Services" tab in Windows Task Manager includes a list of services and their groups and Process IDs (PIDs); right-clicking on a svchost instance in

October 28, 2009 Nisar Kottayil Its Great!!Really nice!! Select View tab on Windows Explorer window, you will get numbers of options. Search for ‘Automatic Updates’ and change it to manual start.

June 13, 2008 SHEENA I just want to say thanks for having this sight!

August 16, 2009 AhmédCo Merci very much ! Locate the key on the right pane to find and delete the keys named after figures, like: <66> <333> <50> <4> Four: Show hidden files. > Windows 8 users to follow Restart the computer. Open Task Manager, and scroll to the bottom of the list of process to get to the list of Windows processes.

Please post the content of that logfile in your reply.Note: You can find the logfile at C:\AdwCleaner[sn].txt as well - n is the order number.Then......Lets check your computers security before you That would help with making sure the mistakes are kept to a small minimum… Much thanks! A very simplified explanation. http://wikisky.net/windows-7/which-windows-7.html In each case, take note of the programs/processes that are using a high-percentage of CPU, RAM, and disk usage.

It will still run if you don't, but yes, that is safe to exit out temporarily. Retrieved 2016-08-12. ^ "Figuring out why my SVCHOST.EXE is at 100% CPU without complicated tools in Windows 7 - Scott Hanselman". do you recommend any specific services to shut down? November 9, 2008 KollisSai Thanks for the info.

what would be the must turn off service for vista? January 24, 2008 Jon Thanks for this! tasklist /SVC The problem with using the command line method is that you don't necessarily know what these cryptic names refer to. Are these two things related.

April 10, 2008 JUSTIN thanks to whoever wrote this article… it helped me gain a lot of info bout svchost…. It havent tried to gain access since though.Whats the legit link to Combofix?