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svchost.exe running at 100%

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Ok I have no clue why it's doing this now, nothing new is really running that hasnt been running before, but it's making my system hot since my CPU is running at 100%

System 41*C (normally 30*C)
GPU 52-53*C (normally 43-45*C)

What the heck is it doing that it's running my CPU at 100%
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not sure why yours is crashing but here is a link that you might wanna check out
http://www.liutilities.com/products/...brary/svchost/
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It's not really shutting down, but I did a System Restore to last night and it's fine now. Might had something to do with a driver I installed.
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To narrow down the cause, you can open a cmd prompt and tner:


Tasklist /SVC

THen look at what svchost is running. Should have a list of services for each instance.

Or better, get this http://www.sysinternals.com/utilitie...sexplorer.html and kill whatever seems to be evil.
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