Busy hardrive

  hiwatt 19:26 25 Sep 2008
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Hi folks,the hardrive on my vista computer is usually very busy and noisy even when there's no programs running.In task manager all that's using the cpu in processes is avg resident shield and host process for windows services svchost.exe(up to 59%)

  GaT7 01:55 26 Sep 2008

That may be the inbuilt indexing constantly doing it's job. You can tweak it click here, or disable it click here. G

  hiwatt 08:50 26 Sep 2008

Thanks.I've disabled the windows search service.I'll see if that makes any difference.

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