My vista basic edition laptop is running at 100% capacity Tags: Laptops Windows Vista Basic Last response: April 19, 2010 5:17 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Gpmrih April 18, 2010 1:23:08 PM My Laptop Compaq Presario CQ60 has Windows Vista Basic Edition installed 3 Gb RAM, 32 bit OS It is at all times running at 100% capicity, with only 1.86GB physical memory usage (68%) Processor - Sempron(tm) S1-42 2.10GHz showing 61Gb used & 78Gb free My Laptop is very slow & known to freeze & hang, close down, not allow explorer Windows & or Internet open or operate What is my problem? More about : vista basic edition laptop running 100 capacity graywolf April 19, 2010 8:02:22 AM Do you have any security programs? Which? Are they updated? shubham1401 April 19, 2010 5:17:16 PM Open Task Manager and In "Processes" tab see which process is using major CPU resources... Turn them off. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest Cheap Laptop for basic Video Editing Forum SolvedIdeaPad Y510p Laptop or HP ENVY 17t-j100 Select Edition laptop? Which One is Better for Gaming? Forum SolvedNVIDIA/Intel Hybrid Graphics driver trouble on ASUS UL50VT laptop running Vista. Forum Solved(Vista Home Basic) Intalling on my Laptop+Desktop same CD? Forum SolvedI'm running Vista windows on my laptop, I have all of the computer sounds, BUT when logged on-line, I can't hear any video's o Forum SolvedMy Toshiba Satellite Laptop running Windows Vista has intermittent wifi Forum 100% CPU usage on XP running on old laptop Forum Which computer to buy? HP ENVY 15t-j100 Quad Edition or Essential G510 Laptop 59402507 or costco toshiba satellite S75 Forum SolvedRunning a laptop CPU at 100% for hours everyday is fine right? Forum My new MSI GE60 laptop is running at 100% Disk usage Forum Is my laptop running far to hot? (90 - 100C?) Forum Run full backup windows vista home basic Forum Win vista i5 4 gig ram cpu running at 100% all the time Forum laptop CPU running at 100 Celsius, hard drive problem? Forum Will vista home basic run smoothly on this system Forum CPU Running 100% at all time using windows Vista Forum Asus P5B Premium Vista Edition & Intel Q6600 running Hot Forum Vista started running really slow overnight. Proc. at 100%, No VC. Forum My hp compaq 510 laptop running windows vista not starting Forum Windows' worst virus: Microsoft (100%CPU Vista laptop probs) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !