Why Symproxysvc.exe is using 99% of CPU?

ollppemmi

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I cannot understand why symproxysvc.exe and nmain.exe is using all my computing resource?

have you an idea?

thanks.

Ollppemmi
 

confoundicator

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It sounds like you are running Norton Anti-Virus. Could be that there was a virus scan in progress.

symproxsvc = Symantec proxy service
nmain = Norton main

Yes you can disable Norton anti-virus and not have to worry about your hard drive exploding, as long as you have taken other precautions. Rather than repeat the contents of many previous posts - <A HREF="http://forumz.tomshardware.com/hardware/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&p=395280#395280" target="_new">here</A>.

Enjoy.

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