Ubuntu CPU 2 Utilization is 100% without running anything.

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Ubuntu CPU 2 Utilization is 100% without running anything. What is taking so much CPU? And how to reduce it? Please find the screenshot attached. Are there any daemons running in the background?

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Commented:
Open a console and type "top".
You should get a list of tasks ordered by the current cpu usage.
There you should see whats going on.
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or click on the processes tab in the window you have screenshot

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Ouch!
Well, Yes, that might be easier.

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