CPU running at 100%

  misery 19:44 12 Feb 2005
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I've no idea why but OSA.Exe, which is in MS Office XP/Office 10, causes my CPU to run at 100% and the whole 'puter dawdles and almost refuses to do anything!! Have I been bugged??

  MIke 19:51 12 Feb 2005

Check here. They suggest disabling it

click here

  Technotiger 19:56 12 Feb 2005

Hi, I would suggest in IE you go to Tools>Internet Options then in Temporary Internet files delete All Files and Cookies.

It might also help to run Ad-Aware or similar,
followed by Start>AllPrograms>Accessories>System>DiskCleanup
followed by Disk Defragment.

Cheers.

  misery 20:25 12 Feb 2005

Thanks, have done so and all(?) appears to be as it should. Hope it continues!

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