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This was it!!!!!!!!!!!!!! What do I do? help Reply Amey Kelkar August 31, 2016 at 1:50 am After several months of research I found this blog post. So far, no freezes. check over here

Reply Ricardo Barajas September 29, 2016 at 6:06 am This was my exact issue. DDS (Ver_09-06-26.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Paul Palumbo Jr at 11:42:04.97 on Sat 07/11/2009Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18783 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_14Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium 6.0.6002.2.1252.1.1033.18.1013.176 [GMT -4:00]SP: Spybot - Search and Destroy *disabled* Tell me in the comments, let’s see if we can get it fixed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mqbg4-3LIOQ Reply Steve Jobs January 11, 2017 at 5:04 am Great information!

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Regardless if prompted to restart the computer or not, please do so immediately. If someone has a solution please help me, I get stressed out no much, my PC got to the point of giving me a blue screen and after a restart telling permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]LiquidPoint 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(2 children)As ProJoe says, take note of the path of the fake explorer.exe by getting the properties of the process. Reply Steve B January 7, 2017 at 1:04 pm It is an emachine laptop running windows 10 Reply erik January 9, 2017 at 7:46 pm I am having the same problem

  1. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help.
  2. It goes down to around 5 and then shoots back up to 100 every time.
  3. Finally, I waited till my laptop loaded up which took around 45 minutes and a couple of restarts (brand new) then I opened the C drive -- each click/action took a
  4. It was the windows search for me, stopping it worked like a charm!
  5. Pulled my hair out trying everything but when the symptoms went away after putting a replacement drive in, then reappeared on that new drive shortly afterwards, even with all the services
  6. What do I do? 5 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 5 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected?
  7. Suspect that was the source of popups on that machine.

Edit: just read you use avast. This program is automatically enabled even when you have an alternative antivirus application. I had tried many other options, scans, virus detections including AVG and Malware Bytes. Internet Explorer 11 High Cpu Usage Windows 7 This one is more powerful so read the instructions carefully.Please download ComboFix from one of these locations:BleepingcomputerForoSpywareGeeksToGo* IMPORTANT !!!

Please Help!! Windows Explorer High Cpu Windows 10 You are a Superstar and I cannot thank you enough. Thanks-a-lot! Keep this window open until you want the indexing to resume.

Local time:07:14 AM Posted 05 January 2014 - 05:38 PM Let's try this again. Windows Explorer Cpu Spikes Disk Usage Should Rarely Be 100% Put simply, there is little reason for your disk load to be anything close to 100%, certainly not under normal usage. The infection turned out to be Rootkit.Boot.Cidox.b Darkhorse0428Oct 13, 2014, 3:37 PM super7g said: Darkhorse, I had the same exact problem which took me hours to finally find the solution. Click Apply and then OK to save the change.

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I don't have the problem when I decide not to search from the search bar for a while, but often when I can't stand the temptation and start a search, the https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/exploer-exe-takes-up-all-cpu-usage-107780/ It was the chrome plug-ins. Windows Explorer High Cpu Usage Windows 8 This is so damn frustrating. Explorer.exe High Cpu Usage Windows 7 Have any of these fixes resolved the problem?

Just about out of ammo here, and any help would be appreciated. :) Update 10/12: Thanks all for the awesome advice so far. http://howtoblog.org/windows-explorer/windows-explorer.html Everytime I did this my pc locked up on one remaining file. Now explorer is still high after removing the threats and rebooting, but the other problem is that while yesterday the whole CPU usage was up to 60(from explorer) today it will I have had great problems with this program previously and am not very motivated to fiddle further since I am looking for a replacement when my year is up. Explorer.exe High Memory Usage Windows 7

It seems to me that it worked no more 100% Disk Usage. Reply Clare December 12, 2016 at 4:50 pm Hi Mike - thanks for that - mine was similar but not the same. "Connected user experiences and telemetry" for me... Explorer can't cope with some images and you see the CPU peak.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - re ur problem by Terse / August 8, 2005 2:29 AM this content Open your browser and go to Downloads, then click on the Junkware Removal Tool to install it.

I had it sit for a while to come back to the same problem. Explorer.exe Virus Windows 7 An image like the one below will open, click on Scan. Hopefully an update comes along to address some of this at least!

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I could see in the system event viewer some warnings with event id 129 about a device restart for storahci. I clicked the fix button and a few minutes later, my cpu rebooted and the second explorer.exe was gone. Sort by memory. Windows Explorer Using Too Much Memory Windows 10 For some, the disk check could take up to sic hours, for others, it could be one to two hours or just thirty minutes.

I have this happening on a workstation now, and am desparate to fix this issue. I left the AVG ones to remove as they were in the temp location and didn't seem to be doing any harm. Apparently, this can cause explorer.exe to get stuck in a kind of computer Chinese Finger Puzzle and essentially lock the machine up by using all the cpu capacity while trying to have a peek at these guys Absolutely no change.

They respond to clicks, right-clicks and such. Maybe less than a week ago. I guess Microsoft patched out these fixes. I guess I had a "senior moment"!

This worked for me. Then type Y to confirm the disk check by the time you restart your computer. I followed your easy step by step instructions and BAAM!! Trusted Techs Proven-skills collaborators will have their usernames marked with a .

I think this rootkit can hide for a while before it starts going crazy with the ad displays. I had a virus problem at one point and actually uninstalled everything, and re-imaged my laptop from the manufacturers disks. After the update it was back at 100% again. How long should the disk check take ?

Include this report in your next reply, please.ThenPlease download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application or, I recommend using the Rescue Disc in this scenario though.