What is svchost.exe and how come it is running on my computer?

by on December 30, 2008

Q: My computer runs extremely slow. I opened the task mgr and I see several files called svchost.exe running. What are these?


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    I recommend that you read the excellent article on this topic located at: http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/what-is-svchostexe-and-why-is-it-running/