High CPU Usage with nothing running. (i5 2500k) Tags: CPUs Computers Intel i5 Last response: November 29, 2011 7:20 PM in CPUs Share igrease November 29, 2011 6:16:55 PM So I just built my computer last night and noticed that even when I am not doing anything my i5 2500k is constantly fluctuating between 4% and 26% usage. Here is a picture of my Core Temps. http://img411.imageshack.us/img411/3074/cou.png Nothing in the processes is taking up any significant amount of cpu usage. It is just doing it on its own. Can anyone help me out? More about : high cpu usage running 2500k FinneousPJ a b à CPUs November 29, 2011 6:20:15 PM What's task manager say? igrease November 29, 2011 6:23:40 PM http://img341.imageshack.us/img341/2206/tasktz.png Here is the task manager. Related resources High CPU usage in battlefield 3 for 2500k ? - Forum Windows 8 Extremely High Memory Usage ~8GB!!!!! - Forum Will going from x4 980 to i5 2500k increase fps/gpu usage ?? - Forum I5 2500k + hyper 212 evo too high temps - Forum 40-50% CPU usage with nothing running ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer FinneousPJ a b à CPUs November 29, 2011 7:16:25 PM It's not showing all the processes. You built it last night, yet that doesn't look like a fresh install..? igrease November 29, 2011 7:20:52 PM FinneousPJ said:It's not showing all the processes. You built it last night, yet that doesn't look like a fresh install..? Could it be because I haven't deleted my windows.old folder? Actually I just clicked show all. http://img208.imageshack.us/img208/4568/mightbe.png This IAStordatamgrSvc.exe*32 might be the problem. How do I get rid of it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat should i get the I5 2500K or the I5 3570K?? ForumNeed advice/suggestions for budget i5 2500k build ForumBattlefield 3 High CPU Usage ? ForumI5 2500k temps ForumI5 2500k not oced running at 80°C+ ForumI5 2500k @ 40% Idle ForumBuild PC i5 2500K or FX 8120 ForumSufficent Psu for SLI and i5 2500k ForumAMD Bulldozer FX 8120 VS Intel core i5 2500k ForumI5 2500k idle temps high ? ForumHigh CPU usage ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumUpgrade CPU or GPU ForumHelp meh plz :( Having trouble with games. Forum[Solved] I5 2500K Dead - Warranty(RAM Speed) More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !