https://askleo.com/4388 #askleo #CPU
- Why is My System Slow If the CPU Is Mostly Idle? - The purpose of the System Idle Process is to get out of the way to let other processes run. So what does it mean if the SIP is using 100% CPU on your slow system?
- What is the System Idle Process and why is it using most of the CPU? - Can a computer really do nothing? Yes and no. When it's doing nothing it has to do something, and that something is the System Idle Process.
- “Chkdsk Cannot Run Because the Volume Is in Use by another Process” — What Does It Mean and How Do I Fix It? - Chkdsk checks your disk for errors at a low level, requiring exclusive access to the disk to do so. "Chkdsk cannot run..." means it doesn't have the exclusive access it needs.
- Can I stop an “idle” computer from hitting the hard disk at all? - I'll show you how to reduce the last little bit of disk activity happening on your computer, but is that really going to help?