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My CPU is always running and I don't know why.

by Vanguard12345-22606096745419013503944888355736 / January 10, 2010 10:40 AM PST

Ok, so the other day I got a blue screen of death and after that my computer wouldn't boot right so I reinstalled Vista. After I reinstalled Vista, my CPU began to run at 50% all the time. It runs when I just let the computer sit there. Does anyone have any idea why its doing this or how I can make it stop?

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by jeff_windows_team / January 11, 2010 1:54 AM PST

What programs are running in the background?

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by Vanguard12345-22606096745419013503944888355736 / January 12, 2010 12:37 AM PST
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Ok, this may sound dumb, but do you check that in the task manager under the processes tab?

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