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Old 15. Apr 2015, 09:54 PM   #49 (permalink)
Joe A.TT
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Originally Posted by Melita-s View Post
It is a pleasure to use the computer since I blocked updates! svchost is peacefully there at under 70,000KB
Glad you found the root cause at least. I see you have been trying to solve this mystery for a long time. Thankfully, your persistence and Remah's experience got you there in the end.
Originally Posted by Anupam View Post
If the problem is with Windows Update, rather than disabling it, change it to "Check for updates but let me choose whether to download and install them".
Anupam, one of the posts Melita quoted from says the issue only happens when checking for updates. If that is really so then setting WU like you recommend won't help.
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