Thanks for any help April 30, 2009 Ankit Excellent Information….. May 24, 2009 Sundeep I want to connect 3 monitors (alongwith keyboards and mice) to my CPU(1.5 GB RAM,160 GB HD,Ccre2 Duo Processor) so as to each one of my kids Even though I knew about these stuff before, I never expect someone to demonstrate the whole process with us end-users in mind. March 22, 2008 Audi I had a few of svchost.exe running under user "SYSTEM". navigate here
RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search How-To Geek What Is svchost.exe and Why Is It Running? someone wtihin about 30 kms of North Sydney, NSW. Fixed the whole problem by 1) activating Firewall, running full virus scan 2) cleaning out all unecessary files, 3) download Windows Service Pack 2, KB 884020, Windows Security update for XP January 14, 2009 sawmaster I have six svchosts running in my task manager, but they all seem to run from different locations. http://www.askvg.com/how-to-fix-task-manager-has-been-disabled-by-your-administrator/
Ahemm, ever thought of rewritng some of MS's help articles :). It is really great that you have put this info together so that a human might have some [ever be it so small] chance of figuring some of this out. Nelvin Thanks. Sweet!!
Thank you! Thanks a lot for the usefull and well-arranged informations. one more thing, i am using win XP system and i had Macafee AV installed in it, couple days ago the AV start showing messages of Virus Scan Alert and the It clarified my doubts I had on svchost process.
We recommend using either Kaspersky or Bitdefender, as they consistently rank in the top of both the AV-Test and AV-Comparatives rankings, and we've used both products with good results. I wondering how to do it in Windows XP. I'm guessing just a program that runs when i start- I'l try solving that in Safe Mode. July 19, 2008 paramveer singh thumbs up!!
June 11, 2009 Phoebe ahh I don't have Vista. Could we have that in English please? Finally an article in English (not it Cryptic) about this… May 24, 2008 Vikram That was a real help man. Remix OS: Android Based Free and Portable Operating System for Computers Download Windows Vista Blue Theme "VistaVG Blue Refresh" for Windows XP Add Your Favorite Program Shortcut in Desktop Context Menu
Subscribe to the RSS feed http://feeds.oxhow.com/oxhow to get he latest updates. click site In Windows XP, simply open the file. Through me…[and probably also many others :)] You are helping a lot of seniors who try to learn and use computers in the region where I live in Holland. November 12, 2008 Karen I would like to thank you for taking the time to convey this information in terms that were CLEAR and EASY to understand!
Best, Lawk Salih January 25, 2008 Mathieu You answered the question I was tired of asking around and eventually forgot about it. check over here Hovering your mouse over one of the processes will show you a popup list of all the services: Or you can double-click on a svchost.exe instance and select the Services tab, In the services window double click on the service you want to enable or disable, and you better know what your doing because you can make Windows un-bootable if you disable When I found these I was kinda lost..
I started to use T mobile gc89 air card with a duel-systemsadapters The system was slow. how do i get this to function on my computer? Very well explained and easy to understand. his comment is here December 14, 2009 Rich Fantastic - Process Explorer is a revelation, thank you.
November 21, 2009 zach big thanks, it has helped a lot :) November 21, 2009 Badri Narasimhan Excellent article. Copy the code given below and paste it as it is in it. I can't ge the "go to services" menu on right click, can you guide it on XP ?
If Task Manager is still not available, restart your computer. Close the Group Policy Window Method 2: Change the Task Manager Option through the Run line Click on Start, Run and type the following command exactly and press Enter REG add a trojan), how can I know for sure these are all integral to my system? You could also use the command prompt to disable the service if you choose.
in a very proficient mode. In XP click the start button, click the run button, type "services.msc" in the run box without quotes, and hit enter, does the same thing. JOIN THE DISCUSSION Tweet Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. weblink A window will pop up.
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Besides if they were geeks they will probably no these stuffs, wont they? September 25, 2009 lam thanks a lot i wondered what is svchost ? My cpu was pegged at 99% thanks to this I was able to identify it and shut it down. now switched to NortonAV and I have a Spyware detector and Registry cleaner and I still have the same problem.
September 15, 2008 haris nice find…………… thanks September 17, 2008 Blaav Hi, How-to Geek; You did an OUTSTANDING job explaining the process…!!! I work with .dll and .exe programs daily but am new to the field. February 23, 2009 TC Wow - you really ought to write a book or something.. Amin Such a helpful information.