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dunno, try killing the task and see if anything happens
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post #12 of 26
Use Resource Monitor (Start Orb -> All Programs -> Accessories -> System Tools) instead of the 'Task Manager' and also download 'Process Explorer' from Sysinternals (MS).

You'll have much more information for identification of what/which processes exactly are causing the excessive usage.
    
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Originally Posted by GanjaSMK View Post
Use Resource Monitor (Start Orb -> All Programs -> Accessories -> System Tools) instead of the 'Task Manager' and also download 'Process Explorer' from Sysinternals (MS).

You'll have much more information for identification of what/which processes exactly are causing the excessive usage.
^This. Also, download Gmer which has PE built into it. As well as one of (if not) the best rootkit detector ever.

http://www.gmer.net/
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post #14 of 26
in my opinion you got someone else connected to your computer.

Try using the commodo firewall see if that helps.If it doesnt,check if you have a user password on your computer(if you have change it).

If any of those doesn't work try a new copy of windows and try protect yourself since the moment it booted for the first time

Edit:It's just a point...i'm not an expert so dont reinstall your windows only if it's completely necesarry
Edited by deienache - 4/19/11 at 12:21am
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in my opinion you got someone else connected to your computer.

Try using the commodo firewall see if that helps.If it doesnt,check if you have a user password on your computer(if you have change it).

If any of those doesn't work try a new copy of windows and try protect yourself since the moment it booted for the first time

Edit:It's just a point...i'm not an expert so dont reinstall your windows only if it's completely necesarry
I am extremely curios to know how you came to this conclusion....
    
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post #16 of 26
should run a full scan of avast first, see if it picks anything up
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Yeah. I have always been connected to it since day one though. What about the thing about it?
how long have you had the printer?
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post #18 of 26
i got to that conclusion because i got the same problem once on an older pc
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in my opinion you got someone else connected to your computer.

Try using the commodo firewall see if that helps.If it doesnt,check if you have a user password on your computer(if you have change it).

If any of those doesn't work try a new copy of windows and try protect yourself since the moment it booted for the first time

Edit:It's just a point...i'm not an expert so dont reinstall your windows only if it's completely necesarry
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i got to that conclusion because i got the same problem once on an older pc
So what happened?
    
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