Task Manager (CPU running at 100%)

  sam 21:59 23 Apr 2004

hi folks and all you guru`s out there.
win xp,,512 ddr,,amd 2000+
system entry in task manager processes(2 up from bottom)shows cpu running 97+
system idle process shows 00
used to be other way round.
that is on desktop,no programs running
checked with spybot,,adware,,avg,,nothing detected
closing programs,,sluggish
any ideas please,,thanks in hope

  misalda 22:03 23 Apr 2004

are you running kazaa? Corrupted dat files often cause this.

  sam 22:08 23 Apr 2004

no not running kazaa
thanks for reply

  sam 22:33 23 Apr 2004

Hi all.
never thought of,,found out via older posting.
(control panel/admin/services).
Indexing Service was the culprit,,
put it on manual and stopped it,,every thing back to normal,,,sam

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