xp pro What are idle system processes?

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  1. ChickenH

    ChickenH Enita non sunt multiplicanda praeter necessitatem.

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    what are idle system processes and why do they allways use 90 or more on the Cpu?
     
  2. Scn64

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    That's just the percentage of the CPU processing power that's not being used.
     
  3. MP

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    Think of it as sort of a screen saver for your cpu :wiggle:
     
  4. ChickenH

    ChickenH Enita non sunt multiplicanda praeter necessitatem.

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    oh that makes more sense that it is what is not being used.
     

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