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What is svchost.exe and why is at 100% CPU


svchost.exe is a process that hosts, or contains other individual services that Windows uses internally. Sometimes there are large number of processes running with the same name svchost.exe. In Windows 8.1 this service is called Service Host as you can see from the picture. A few years ago Microsoft decided to move all functionalities from […]