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CPU High Usage

  1. #1

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    CPU High Usage

    I have recently upgraded my HP Pavilion G6 laptop from windows 7 home premium to windows 8.1.
    Since then I am having some issues with my laptop, when I am on internet explorer and open couple of pages say open 4 different web pages. My laptop stops responding, fan kicks in, and when I look at task manager cpu usage reaches to 52 percent and laptop becomes so slow. But these conditions were never observed while having win 7 premium, I could open up 10 to 20 different pages even then my laptop never become slow or non responsive.

    Can someone please help me to solve this issue asap, I am going crazy.

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  2. #2

    Trying to Sith things out
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 2,288
    Windows 10 Pro 64 bit

    Click on CPU under the processes tab in task manager and see what's using so much resources. when it's running high again make a capture of the task manager window and post it.
    Example:Click image for larger version
    Last edited by Cliff S; 11 Apr 2015 at 04:18. Reason: Added capture
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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