HIgh usage

Forum discussion tagged with HIgh usage.
  1. annkr

    Question GPU Temps rise then black screen

    Hi, I am having trouble with my gaming PC crashing. At first it started to switch off after the game getting laggy and then randomly switching off I have checked the temps and the usage. When its about to crash its 100% and around 105 degrees celcius CPU was around staying around 45 degrees and...
  2. Narot

    [SOLVED] Unreasonable ram usage

    I have 16GB ram. Dual channel. When i just start my laptop. It used 4-6GB ram. 30% usage. https://postimg.cc/5QcVD1m0 Is this normal? When i use premiere pro, it only used 6GB ram but my ram usage reach 90%. I cant find any other ram demanding app as you can see in this screenshot...
  3. [SOLVED] Is this normal at all??...

    Hello I'm back again So I've recently upgraded everything apart from my graphics card, so here is my parts list. Ryzen 9 5900x |G.Skills Trident Neo 32gb DDR4 3600mhz (2x16 Kit)| EVGA GTX 1070 FTW ACX 3.0| Samsung 9 Evo Plus 500gb and a 2TB one| Asus x570 F-Gaming Mobo. Plus a 1440p 27"...
  4. mxritz

    [SOLVED] Why is my Laptop using tons of RAM for nothing?

    Hello guys, I just recently discovered this while checking the task manager. My RAM usage is always at around 40-50% while idle. It goes up to 60-70 only opening Firefox. My Laptop is a MSI GV72VR 7RF. I have added some screenshots here: View: https://imgur.com/a/hpms2oY Some Specs: 16GB...
  5. xpLoaDeD

    [SOLVED] Weird secondary SSD drive 100% usage on startup

    Hi! Recently ive updated my home system with new cpu, motherboard and RAM Ryzen 5 5600x Gigabyte x570 gaming X Crucial ballistix 3200 16gb ddr4 ram I didnt make a clean windows 10 install because i didnt want to and i thought it will be fine anyways. Now, im having this weird 100 % disk usage...
  6. C

    Question Cpu and Ram high usage,numbers dont add up

    Cpu usage and Ram is high,numbers in the tast manager dont add up,I tried ending processes ,searching for processes that eat my cpu and ram up and it didnt work.Installing my motherboard drivers,using the file checker (SFC) for corrupted files,even reinstalled windows.Processes like...
  7. LOLonPC

    [SOLVED] High RAM usage help

    Good day everyone! So recently I've been seeing a lot of RAM usage and my PC is very slow, even when I just turn it on. I'm using dual RAM sticks (1x8GB and 1x4GB) for combined RAM of 12GB. For some reason, I've been getting 50% RAM usage immediately after staring up my PC, but the task manager...
  8. Question my i5 3rd generation, displays single core in device manager/task manager

    I have just got my PC motherboard replaced with Intel DH61CR. The PC was working really slow at first I thought its windows issue, but after re-installing the windows it is just the same. After checking the Task manager, the CPU usage percentage is really high 100% most of the time and its only...
  9. Question High memory usage with Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS

    Hi! Let me get straight to the question, is it this normal for ubuntu to have such a high memory usage? After a fresh restart my, my ubuntu already have 2.1gb usage and after I open 3 apps (Robo3t, Eclipse and LibreOffice Calc) memory usage goes to 90% on system monitor. Right now as I type all...
  10. A

    [SOLVED] CPU usage bumping up to 100% while rendering a video, is this okay?

    So, recently I noticed that whenever I render a video on any editing software, my CPU usage would spike up to 100%. . Not only the CPU, but the GPU as well. And I use Sony Vegas Pro 13 Specs: Processor: i5 - 8500 RAM installed: 4GB DDR4 GPU: Intel (R) UHD Graphics 630
  11. O

    Question High CPU Usage & System Lockups (Taskhostw.exe)

    Over the past few months, I have been getting constant Windows 10 lockups. Even when my pc is idle, I will find that everything will become unresponsive for about 5 - 10 seconds and the Hard drive light turns solid red. I look at Taskmanager and it says that my PC is using 100% CPU but does not...
  12. BrandonG29

    Question High cpu usage

    Hi so my gf has a pc that ran fine for a while.some problems began to occur and was looking for help on what to do. Her cpu usage is almost always at 100% no matter what. And when playing games she will get random frame drops down to like 5 FPS. Her specs are. Intel i5 3470 3.2ghz Asus...
  13. J

    Question High background cpu usage 85% - 80% - 65%

    Hello guys, I just did three benchmark tests on Userbenchmark out of curiosity and on all three showed high cpu background usage when nothing was open whilst task manager only shows 3-4% which I think is worrying? The only I change is I enabled XMP to run at 2933 recently. Resource monitor...
  14. B

    Question Cpu problems?

    So my friend bought a PC. For about a month it ran perfect. Just recently it's been having problems now with massive lag spikes in games. High CPU usage. He hasn't downloaded anything (to his best of his memory) or done anything besides game before this started to happen. We tried updating...
  15. I

    Question ASUS ROG GL702VS (7700HQ GTX 1070) suddenly black screened ramping up the fans to full speed.

    I was letting my laptop render a video while afk (nothing out of the ordinary, i've done it many times and the hardware and cooling solutions are more than just adequate for the job) when I noticed it ramped up the fan speed to 100% and when I got to check on it, the screen was black and there...
  16. I

    Computer Randomly Restarts

    I built a computer with a water cooling system about 2.5 years ago. It randomly restarts or shuts off with no warning. Sometimes it goes months without doing this and then becomes a problem for a while again. There is no rhyme or reason to why it does this. There is no overheating issue and he...
  17. T

    I cant port forward for some reason!

    Im trying to port forward and for some reason none of them are working! I go to a port checker and it is still blocked. I have been trying to port forward through frontier. If you need any specific info, please just list them and ill send them!
  18. O

    Enough space for an intake AIO?

    Here are some pictures of the AIO I will get: https://www.evga.com/products/product.aspx?pn=400-HY-CL28-V1 Here are some pictures of the clearance inside my case: http://imgur.com/a/Tk5yq I will be using those same Corsair SP 120s for the AIO. So, do you think it will cut it?
  19. L

    Dell Optiplex 760 processor replacement

    Just a quick and somewhat simple question... Is it possible to install a Intel Core 2 Quad QX6800 Extreme onto this board? I'm aware (from what I've read) this board wont recognize most if not all quad cores, but I'm wondering if there's some sort of BIOS flash/hack that will make it work...
  20. L

    No Picture after leak

    Hallo, So I watercooled my pc and because i was in an hury one tube leaked... It was spilling on the gpu heatsink and the mainboard. I drained my system and let it dry for about 3hours. Then I let the hairdryer blow on it for about 30min. It looked completly dry and so i turned it on. Every...
  21. D

    Readyboost storage question

    does i need to erase all my data on flash drive before using ReadyBoost?, i don't want to loose everything
  22. W

    USB Sound Card is disappointing

    Hello all, My brother recently bought a Behringer U-Control UCA202 USB sound card. It's very disappointing. He paid $45 for it and it performs worse than the integrated audio in my old Asus boards and is about equal to the integrated audio from my first gen i3 Dell machine. Basically, there is...
  23. T

    High temperature on FX 8350+ Hyper 212X+screen flashing black

    So, recently I upgraded my CPU cooler to the 212x and it has been having far worse performance than I expected. The temperature is as following: http://imgur.com/a/VbPHf I cleaned all previous thermal paste and applied the new one correctly (I think) and installed the cooler the right way, so...
  24. T

    Need Help, Computer keeps freezing then restarting during gaming

    Recently I've upgraded my GPU to a GTX1080 from a GTX970 in order to play in 4K. While playing some of the more resource intensive games (Ark: Survival Evolved, Gears of War 4, and even The Forest), I started to suffer crashes where my computer would freeze with the audio stuck repeating...
  25. M

    Gaming Pc With Periferals and Windows

    So I recently create this PC Part Picker list on a good computer with peripherals ( http:// ). In case you were wondering I do not plan to overclock nor do I plan to run SLI in this computer. However, the Headset and Keyboard are not exactly what I wanted I instead decided to go for a HyperX...
  26. deebanfr

    Display goes off during Games

    Hi, I have MSI GTX 970 4G. The video card was working fine until a few weeks back. I was playing the witcher 3 and the suddenly the screen just went off saying that there was no input to the monitor. I restarted the computer and started the game again, and the problem started right after the...
  27. H

    Problem Start up Disc on ASUS Z170 Pro-Gaming Mobo

    So I just built a PC and am having trouble with the DVD startup disc that was provided with the Mobo. My system recognized and ran the Windows 7 installation disc as well as my MSI graphics card disc but will not steadily read the disc provided by ASUS (sounds like the disc starts being read...
  28. M

    My wii game won't read any of my disc

    My wii system won't ready any of my games I'm 14 years old and I don't know what to do
  29. S

    Where to buy HDD in UK?

    Hey, so I wanna buy a 1 or 2TB HDD to run alongside my SSD. The one on Amazon all seem to be refurbished ones and of course I want to buy new. PC World sell at around £75. Is that the best price I can get? Will there be any new discounted ones in the January sales? All help appreciated, please...
  30. H

    Unusable PCIe slots?

    I ran into something that seems funny to me so I’ll ask here if this seems normal. I have a Gigabyte F2A88X-D3H mobo. It has a PCIex16, then two x1’s and finally a x4 slot. No onboard video as I did not buy an APU as I intended to run a separate video card from the start and didn’t know that I...
  31. F

    Best graphics card for AMD Athlon II x2 260 (2 CPUs) ~3.2GHz ????!!!

    Please suggest some good graphics card for my processor. I am planning to buy gtx 750 ti . Any other graphics crad of less price and good performance which supports my processor ?
  32. V

    GPU Upgrade from 2 6870s

    Hey guys, long time lurker first time poster. I built my first PC back in 2011 and I think it is time to upgrade my GPU. I have been running 2 Sapphire HD 6870s in Crossfire, but I think I want to go with a single card this time. Should I upgrade anything else? I am thinking about a new mobo...
  33. L

    Build P.C for DayZ,Arma3 Nicely

    I would like to build a gaming p.c for DayZ and Arma 3. I would like to play them on the best settings as possible for a $700 budget. Anyone know the best set-up?
  34. K

    Graphics card rising temperature on idle

    So I have been experience this issue for a few days now ever since I installed my new PSU. CPUID shows my R9 270x will randomly increase in temperature for no reason at idle. Typically its about 35C, but I will watch it gradually go up to 70C on the desktop and stay there for a minute and then...