Generic Host Process for win32 services

Posted on 2007-07-25
Last Modified: 2010-04-17
Windows XP SP 2
Question by:mitchnagel
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    Are you referring to svchost.exe?

    If yes, then you might want to look at this kb article:

    svchost.exe handles much of the 'behind the scenes' activity in various versions of Windows and often shows up in several instances in the 'processes' tab of Task Manager or the 'Processes' column of sysinternals' Process Explorer (

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