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Reply NelsonN Apr 20, 2016 @ 16:55:13 You bet, since windows 10 released this issue appeared. Either way i am glad i found this thread to solve MS updates from wasting so much of my time. Then disabled wuap, restarted, installed KB3102810, restarted, enabled wuap ( svchost at bay!), searched and installed 170+ updates. It runs at 2.7 GHz, and i have 4 GB of DDR2-800. http://themenage.com/windows-update/windows-update-service-using-maxing-out-cpu-resources.html

I have done clean ups, endless things and looked all over the internet until I came to this amazing guideline that fixed the issues and brought the pc back to life. Maybe someone has seen it before & can interpret. I right clicked on it Stop Service. Reply Nev Oct 15, 2016 @ 17:25:23 Thank you!!!:):):) Reply miki Oct 19, 2016 @ 07:59:53 Many thanks!!!!!!!!, You help me.

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Popped it in the new one and stopped the Automatic Update service. Download Microsoft's Windows Update Troubleshooter to your computer. 2. Go to this link for the full security bulletin: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-097 In that link, under Affected Operating Systems, look for your Operating System and your version of IE.

Lo-and-behold svchost.exe was at 100% again. EDIT: two hours later the updates finally showed up. Windows6.1-KB947821-v34-x86.msu). 3. Kb927891 Reply Iain Sep 24, 2015 @ 04:11:43 Worked perfectly, solved so many other issues I was having.

a. Windows 7 Wuauserv High Cpu permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]ZaInT 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago(0 children)This might be the tin foil hat part of my brain but I've been through similar problems since Windows 10 was released. My VM had two cores available, but even increasing it to 6 did not help at all. thats after 3 re installs of the operating system and trying 2 different hard drives.

Before WindowsUpdate.log showed any found updates, TrustedInstaller.exe (installs the updates) was the process using high CPU - for a long time, NOT wuaueng.dll. Windows Update Service High Cpu Usage Windows 8 Alas, with this observation and a few other indicators, it appears that MS may be recommencing their 'Upgrade to W10' campaign for users of W7/8.. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=51853 Edited by JohnC_21, 17 May 2016 - 09:57 AM. I'm guessing something went hay wire on the laptop, somewhere.

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Never showed them in control panel & didn't install. Please, could you explain what worked for you? Windows Update High Cpu Windows 7 In this tutorial you can find detailed instructions on how to troubleshoot and resolve memory leak or high CPU usage problems caused by svchost {Svchost.exe (netsvcs)}. Windows Update High Cpu Windows 10 Navigate to Windows Update Agent download site and download the appropriate package for your Windows edition and version. 2.

And when it breaks, it fucking breaks. http://themenage.com/windows-update/windows-update-service-not-running.html Reply Pete Apr 26, 2016 @ 12:21:24 You are the man! Back to top #14 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 17,571 posts ONLINE Local time:01:49 PM Posted 13 August 2016 - 08:14 AM Perhaps there's an intentional / unintentional bug in Microsoft's update Computer Type Tablet System Manufacturer/Model Number Acer Aspire Switch 11 OS Windows 8.1 Browser Firefox Antivirus Panda Antivirus Quote 06 Nov 2016 #2 DrSNAFU View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Windows Update High Cpu Server 2012

Installed the cumulative update on the new one and rebooted. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy jump Dual cores use 50%. http://themenage.com/windows-update/windows-update-keeps-searching-forever.html I'm installing it from scratch because I'm creating a golden image EDIT: fixed KB number permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]dangermouze -1 points0 points1 point 1 year ago(0 children).

Managed to get 2GB back after restart, Windows Update not releasing memory and then continually restarting the service even if set to Manual. Windows Update High Cpu Fix Reply Adam Zollenkopf says: August 13, 2015 at 5:12 am Also getting the same thing. With wuaserv service stopped I then moved to your update - 29/06/2016, was redirected to the July 2016 update rollup for Windows 7 SP1 in the re-released version of September 2016

I guess it just loads everything to memory and does all the work from there and that's why ProcMon doesn't show I/O activity.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]warpurlgis 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(1 child)I think it's probably due to the millions of 4GB downloads. Spiking a few sec. I tried many suggestions including the processes on this page, but nothing fixed it. Kb916089 My attempts to fix the issue so far I have been trying to solve this issue for two days already, starting with Avast!

Started by Sirgo , May 17 2016 09:25 AM Please log in to reply 8 replies to this topic #1 Sirgo Sirgo Members 6 posts OFFLINE Local time:07:49 PM Posted Appeared to me - most of the time it's not scanning anything. As that post notes,Win XP had a similar problem three years ago after Win 8.1 was released and Microsoft eventually released a patch - likely because Win XP had (and still check over here I have verified this procedure works with nothing else needed.

Reply Pegsat Dec 10, 2016 @ 01:21:07 I've had this problem for some time and discovered that it was solely caused by Windows Update Service. Effect: Again, stuck on 'Searching for updates on this computer' while updater service starts and permanently stays at 25% CPU use. Stopped it Reply Ray Love Jun 20, 2016 @ 17:19:08 I tried all of these and they all solved the problem… for about 10 minutes. It's important to note that I can reproduce this behaviour.

Popped the hard drive in another computer of the same model thinking it might be a hardware problem. I went through the steps listed to resolve the issue but nothing seemed to work. It is listed as Critical Updates in WSUS. When I stopped the windows update service using Windows Task Manager CPU usage then went down to under 10% even with other applications running.

Used a number of the sections. Run the command to enforce client to Automatic Update. I really liked your step by step guide, particularly the detective work with the resource monitor. a huge favor..

it was windows update Reply Blaine Oct 26, 2015 @ 02:12:19 Still having this problem. Back to top #4 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 17,571 posts ONLINE Local time:01:49 PM Posted 17 May 2016 - 11:21 AM I would do the following scans if you still have It really sucked working on a computer with that behaviour. I also deleted the SoftwareDistribution and Temp folders.

Svchost.exe (netsvcs) is a problem no more! This agent called 7.6.7600.320 was released in August 2014 and original factory settings goes back to 2013 // That' quite STRANGE either !! Then we "Stop" that Service after Microsoft Security Essentials has finished, and after the Stop command has finished, we change "Startup type" to "Disabled". This seems to be caused by updating from WSUS 3.0 to WSUS 3.0 SP1.