View Full Version : 16 Svchost.exe processes

20-11-2009, 08:27 PM
Think I asked this before but thread locked.
Just had a look at my task manager to see why laptop so slow.
Found 16!!! svchost.exe processes with 1 taking 174 mb of ram.
What could windows be doing with 16 running? and eating through my ram?

Speedy Gonzales
20-11-2009, 08:45 PM
Get this (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896653.aspx). It should tell you what each one belongs to. There's 12 of them running here atm

20-11-2009, 09:42 PM
ok this is not good my vista has reverted to the older looking theme and is going really slow. This has only started happening after I did a batch of updates last night.