Windows XP update locks machines with SVCHOST redlined at 100: Fix it with KB Bug returns with recent patches in Windows XP's Windows Update processing, as SVCHOST pegs 100 windows xp automatic update svchost 100 Nov 15, 2013 XP Windows using Automatic Updates SVCHOST. EXE runs at 100 CPU (Single Core) or 50 (Dual Core) Microsoft have stated this is a known bug and they are attempting to fix it
Jan 12, 2014 The Windows XP mode VM works and I can get to the internet using IE. When I run Windows Update it just hangs looking for updates. Task Manager shows the CPU at 100 in svcHost. I have automatic updates turned off. I have reinstalled XP mode 3 times now with the same result. windows xp automatic update svchost 100
Windows XP slow during Windows Update, svchost. exe 100 CPU how to resolve this Windows XP slow during Windows Update, svchost. exe 100 CPU how to resolve this. All other victims were running Windows XP, too. Some users had automatic updates turned off, and some had clean installs of Windows XP Service Pack 3. Aug 21, 2013 Hello! I am having an issue with automatic updates. I am running Windows XP, SP3. Soon after boot, my PC go slowly, and in task manager i see a svchost running 100 Sep 12, 2013 I dont know about anyone else, but within the last year MS did something to Windows update for XP which has caused, even on fresh installs, SVCHOST to RAPE the CPU at 100 for the past 2 years ive windows xp automatic update svchost 100 Dec 12, 2013 Sorry to resurrect an old thread, but I hit this same issue today trying to install updates on XP Pro SP3 which was a clean installation of XP Mode on a clean install of Windows 7 Professional. svhost. exe in the XP virtual machine would hit 100 CPU and Windows Update would make no progress whatsoever even after running for half an hour.