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Svchost.exe High Memory Usage Windows 7

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Which Service is Freaking Out? More complex is that you'll sometimes see multiple SvcHost.exe's in your TaskManager. Scott Hanselman about blog speaking podcasts books browse by category or date Figuring out why my SVCHOST.EXE is at 100% CPU without complicated tools in Windows 7 March Click the checkboxes to the left of each of the svchost.exe processes (or just those that you care about). http://technologyprometheus.com/high-cpu/svchost-high-memory-usage-windows-7.html

It's literally "Service Host." You may have a dozen services or more running inside that process. Now, switch to the CPU tab:

Svchost.exe High Memory Usage Windows 7

From the Start Menu, type "Resource Monitor" and run it. Let me tell you now, Task Manager will not save you. There's many command line ways to figure this stuff out, like net start or sc query type= service or tasklist /svc But this post is about doing it the easy way