Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) Service Pack 1 AMD Turion II P540 dual-core processor 2.4 GHz 4 GB RAM joaquinrd, Jun 14, 2015 #1 Sponsor donetao Banned Joined: Mar You never know when one will leave you.
I went into my reg edit and typed in the "find" search box (located on e edit drop dowm menu),explorer.exe and deleted each entry as they were found.After the sixth entry I used hijackthis and removed the bad studd. But only when connected to the internet. Here's some links that might help! https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-performance/explorerexe-using-50-percent-of-cpu/5a990438-7dcd-4524-848f-252ac2456847
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Local time:06:18 AM Posted 05 January 2014 - 05:38 PM Let's try this again. If took the computers off the network,(aka no internet) and rebooted the issue wouldn't happen. The memory slowly builds up to that point and falls then comes up again (currently at about 2,000,000 K).
TDSSkiller was a quick final solution. I tried maybe 4-5 different anti-virus programs and none of them worked except kaspersky supasieuMar 19, 2014, 4:16 PM Is your Windows up-to-date?Check your Windows Startup in msconfig or use CCleaner.Check I also got rid of a lot of adware cookies. Windows Explorer Using Too Much Memory Windows 10 Earlier today I had the same issue except with iexplore.exe.
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Most solutions i have tried have not worked or I have been unable to understand. TDsskiller worked. Thank you so much! Then, make your hidden files visible: Go to My Computer Select the Tools menu and click Folder Options Click the View tab. Windows Explorer Cpu Spikes
Ronnie Vernon Microsoft MVP Windows Desktop Experience Monday, December 01, 2008 11:37 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote I have exactly the same problem!!! And I concluded Back to top #12 dc3 dc3 Arachibutyrophobia Members 27,074 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Sierra Foothills of Northern Ca. Thanks to all for their comments. Try running kaspersky anti virus, even just the trial version.
You can also find 3rd party file browsers to replace the default one. It has gone completely nuts! Try using this: http://www.neuber.com/taskmanager/in...l?ref=file.net Reply With Quote February 1st, 2008,08:41 AM #3 Ouroboros View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Join Date Nov 2001 Location Superior, WI USA Posts 628 Have Internet Explorer 11 High Cpu Usage Windows 7 My wife's computer was running 5+ iexplorer.exe (then explorer.exe when I deleted all ie files/folders) tasks and using as much memory and cpu as available.
It was possible to close the explorer.exe with task manager but it kept returning within seconds if I didn't end the legitimate explorer.exe as well, which makes it hard to download iexplore.exe takes a large amount of my cpu and my memory. When you run the file manager, you will see a separate instance of Explorer.exe running. Explorer.exe is responsible for displaying the entire UI (User Interface) that is Windows. I recently installed all important windows updates (after this started) and restarted my computer twice.
Stand Up and Be Counted ! The site offers people who have been (or are) victims of malware the opportunity to document their story and, in that way, launch a complaint When cleaning process is complete a log of what was removed will be presented. I tried maybe 4-5 different anti-virus programs and none of them worked except kaspersky Sorry I haven't gotten back in a while, but this solution was spot on. joaquinrd, Jun 14, 2015 #3 donetao Banned Joined: Mar 17, 2015 Messages: 688 Hi!
Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 dc3 dc3 Arachibutyrophobia Members 27,074 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Sierra Foothills of Northern Ca. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Open your browser and go to Downloads, then click on the Junkware Removal Tool to install it. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
If systems persist, the motherboard itself may be in a flaky state; in which case, you can try another PC and see if it resolve the issue - if so, it solved How to Remove H100i GTX water cooler from CPU? A few days ago, I'd downloaded a video on youtube. 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
Restart the computer I saw this on another forum, I don't know why it worked, but it so far has. Explorer.exe Runs At Constant 50% Cpu Started by Splosh , Oct 28 2006 07:18 AM This topic is locked 9 replies to this topic #1 Splosh Splosh Members 6 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:18 AM Posted 06 January 2014 - 11:18 AM Let's concentrate on the infections for now. gimrApr 28, 2014, 5:06 PM I have the same issue, I did the malwarebytes fix in safemode and it did not fix the problem.
I tried that earlier to delete the videos I mentioned (it didn't work) and the same thing was happening there. Vista Does the problem continue in Safe Mode? I plan to run Kaspersky (5th virus scan at this point) to see if that does anything. Clean your temporary files & folders with it regularly.
Ronnie Vernon Microsoft MVP Windows Desktop Experience Sunday, November 30, 2008 11:03 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote OK, I don't have a full copy of an Please help Started by tora22 , Jan 05 2014 05:05 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 27 replies to this topic #1 tora22 tora22 Safe mode is one of the options. Upon reboot, the explorer.exe will have multiple instances running and eating up close to 100 of the cpu, and at times using more than 2gb of ram.