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I formatted my PC and installed Windows 7 Home Premium, then I downloaded and installed essential things like Anti-virus (AVG), Windows Update, ATI Display Drivers, and Logitech Drivers for my Mouse & Keyboard.



Thats not even all the processes, there's a few more if I scrolled down.

So does anything look odd there? I screenshotted that when my PC was doing nothing.
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the majority of those look like they're from the AVG and Logitech stuff.
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seems pretty normal to me, some of the processes don't necessarily have to be there download a program called Soluto and turn off any unnecessary services you're not using.

Also if you uncheck the [x] Show processes from all users, it'll show you processes only being used by you so it'll seem a lot less cumbersome. Everything else I doubt you have to worry about unless you know what you're doing.
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Alright cheers fella's.

I unchecked that box and it cut out more than half of the processes.
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